We interview John Whyte, MD, MPH, a popular physician and writer who has been communicating to the public about health issues for nearly two decades.
Dr. Whyte is the Chief Medical Officer of WebMD. In this role, he leads efforts to develop and expand strategic partnerships that create meaningful change around important and timely public health issues.
We discuss his most recent book, Take Control of Your Cancer Risk, available for purchase at the link below:
Number of COVID-19 Omicron variant cases in Europe as of November 29, 2021, by country
In late-November 2021, the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus which causes COVID-19) was designated as a variant of concern by the World Health Organization due to fears about a higher transmissibility from the variant and a possible decrease in the effectiveness of vaccines against it.