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The 6-foot social distancing guideline pushed by public health officials during the COVID-19 pandemic apparently lacked any sound basis in science, according to the testimony of former chief medical advisor to the president Anthony Fauci.

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No scientific evidence behind COVID-19 six feet social distancing rule: Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the former director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, has admitted that some of the most stringent COVID-19 guidelines, including social distancing and child masking, were not rooted in concrete scientific evidence .The former federal health official criticized the arbitrary standard lacking data support. They mentioned a lack of recall about the appearance of the standard.

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