Ways to cope with possible COVID-19 surge in China's rural areas
While life gradually returns to normal, some public health experts warn that the upcoming Spring Festival travel rush could spell trouble in the nationwide battle against COVID-19. What’s the best way to deal with a likely wave of omicron in rural areas? "I think what’s most important is to tell the public in the rural areas how to recognize severe cases," says Zhao Dahai from Shanghai Jiaotong University-Yale University Joint Center for Health Policy. Liu Baocheng, dean of the Center for International Business Ethics of the University of International Business and Economics, believes re-allocating supplies and resources to vulnerable areas is very important.