COVID-19 Numbers Are Improving. Don't Let History Repeat Itself With Yet Another Resurgence, Doctors Say"We can't get overconfident. Every time we do and we put our guard down ... we get another surge with another variant," said Dr. Jorge Rodriguez, a viral researcher and internal medicine physician. "So yes, things are better. But they're far from over."
Daily Pace Of New Covid-19 Vaccinations Is The Lowest Since The CDC Started Tracking In Mid-JanuarySixteen states have yet to vaccinate more than half of their residents, according to the CDC data, and almost 25% of the eligible population -- about 70 million people -- are not vaccinated.
In A Matter Of Days, Pfizer CEO Says They'll Be Ready To Ask For Approval Of A COVID-19 Vaccine For KidsCurrently, Covid-19 vaccines are only approved for children 12 and older, which has stirred concern among health experts as cases in children increase, school years begin and the more transmissible Delta variant spreads.
It's Far From Over, But Delta Coronavirus Wave Might Be The Last Major Wave Of Infection, Former FDA Commissioner Says"I think this Delta wave may be the last major wave of infection, assuming nothing unexpected happens, (such as getting) a variant that pierces the immunity offered by prior infection (and) by vaccination," former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNN Thursday.
Ravens Place 4 Players On Reserve/COVID-19 ListThe Baltimore Ravens have placed four players on the reserve/COVID-19 list ahead of Sunday's away game against the Detroit Lions.
'Don't Wait Until It's Too Late': Exhausted Health Professionals Implore Unvaccinated To Get The Shot"It's been tough," said Michael Gray, a respiratory therapist. "A lot of people are fatigued and worn out. It's a lot to deal with."
Covid Vaccines Are On The Way For Younger Children. Here's Why They're Different
There Is No Question About The Effectiveness Of Vaccines, Expert Says, As FDA Weighs Possible Booster ShotOnly around 54% of the US population is fully vaccinated, which experts agree is the best form of protection against the virus.
Students Returning To School For In Person Learning As COVID Concerns Continue To GrowThousands of students will be heading back into the classroom tomorrow and for some, it'll be the first time in more than a year.
Already Vaccinated Against COVID-19? Experts Say You're Protected, Even Without A Booster ShotThe conversation around vaccines has fluctuated because health experts are learning new information about the coronavirus and its variants.
Three Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine Are Likely Needed For Full Protection, Fauci SaysAdditional doses were granted emergency use authorization by the FDA this month for those who are immunocompromised.
Maryland Reaches 80% Vaccination Of Residents 12 And OlderTo date, Maryland has reported 7,567,750 vaccinations.
More Than 80% Of Americans Have Some Immunity To Coronavirus, Blood Survey FindsThe survey, led by the CDC, also indicates that about twice as many people have been infected with the virus as have been officially counted.
CDC Asks The Unvaccinated Not To Travel This Weekend And Says Even Vaccinated Need To Weigh The RiskHealth experts have said that vaccination is the best way to protect against the virus' spread, and many have attributed the spike in cases to the large portion of Americans who are unvaccinated.
These 5 states have less than 10% of ICU beds left as Covid-19 overwhelms hospitalsAlabama, Georgia, Texas, Florida and Arkansas have less than 10% left of their ICU bed capacity, according to data from the Department of Health and Human Services.