"We don’t want to frighten people, but that’s just the reality," the infectious disease expert said.
Here's the TSA's top travel tips just in time for the holidays.
If you're flying, the indignities of modern-day air travel, with its hub travel insanity, long lines, crowds and delays are all numbing. If you think your turkey-day air travel experience is unpleasant, let's pause to recall the most famous Thanksgiving air travel crime of all time.
Don't mess with Texas. 😬
Make the rest of your holiday season Rickless.
Consider going big -- take your family and friends with you, or make a break for it with a private getaway -- and skip the Black Friday shopping this year in exchange for experiences with far greater returns.