Nathan Fletcher

LISTEN: New Podcast Explores San Diego's COVID Complacency

In this week’s episode of Into San Diego, the team goes into COVID Complacency and how our actions this summer are crucial in fighting the outbreak. Plus, hear from local researchers and students about the potential the long term effects that COVID-19 can have on some patients.

As we move into the second half of 2020, it’s clear the coronavirus has exhausted us all. Despite a record number of new cases, patience with the pandemic is dwindling each day.

In this week’s episode of Into San Diego - a podcast from NBC 7 News, we look at how San Diego's COVID complacency and our actions this summer could play a crucial role in the fight against the outbreak.

San Diego County Supervisor Nathan Fletcher explains why he thinks the county reopened local businesses too soon what effect it can have moving forward. 

Also, the long-term effects of COVID-19 are still unknown but are top of mind for the medical science community. We hear from local researchers and students who are studying whether the novel virus can leave life-long scars on those infected.

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