Mass. Wastewater Data Suggests Covid-19 Cases Substantially Higher Than Reported

As the far more mild, yet hyper-transmissible Omicron strain continues to spread like wildfire, official figures for new infections are undoubtedly low.

Between a shortage of home test kits and the fact that Omicron symptoms have been relegated to ‘common cold’ or asytmptomatic for most people, the real number is undoubtedly ‘significantly higher,’ according to

While Massachusetts reported a record 27,612 cases last Wednesday, samples from the Boston area’s wastewater collected last week suggest that the official count is nowhere near the actual number of Covid-19 infections.

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