US Covid-19 Hospitalizations Top 50,000 For First Time Since February. With The Delta Variant, Herd Immunity Will Be Harder To Reach, NIH Director SaysThe surge of Covid-19 fueled by the Delta variant and low vaccination rates is sending the country backward in the pandemic, with hospitalizations reaching wintertime levels.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Over 300 Hospitalized As Key Metrics Continue Rise
University of Maryland Medical System Pledges $1.2M To Ease Food InsecurityThe University of Maryland Medical System is committing $1.2 million to address food insecurity issues in communities across the state that are served by the organization's 13 hospitals, according to a hospital statement.
US Vaccination Rate Hits The Highest Pace In WeeksThe rate of Covid-19 vaccinations in the United States continues to rise, a positive sign amid skyrocketing cases and hospitalizations after weeks of lagging inoculations.
Howard County Government Buildings Reopen To Public MondayHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced Monday that all of the county's government buildings are open to the public.
VaxU Scholarship Promotion: 2 Baltimore City Students Win Scholarships In First Week's DrawingAny vaccinated Marylander between the ages of 12 and 17 is eligible for a $50,000 college scholarship in the promotion. The system will use the same random generator system used for the state's VaxCash promotion.
Health Officials Investigating COVID-19 Outbreak At Cecil County FairThe Cecil County Health Department said it is investigating a COVID-19 outbreak connected to the Cecil County Fair.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Rises To 3.23%, 25 HospitalizedMaryland reported 442 new COVID-19 cases and zero new deaths, according to state health department data released Monday morning.
Avoiding Lockdowns Means Doing Things That People Won't Necessarily Welcome, NIH Director SaysA "silver lining" of the surge in Covid-19 cases caused by the Delta variant is that more Americans appear to be at the tipping point of understanding the importance of Covid-19 vaccinations, Collins said Sunday on CNN.
From Offices To Restaurants, Companies Are Requiring Proof Of VaccinationCorporate America is getting serious about vaccines.
Some Marylanders Plan To Take Precautions As COVID-19 Positivity Rate Rises Above 3 PercentFor the fourth day in a row, Maryland reported more than 500 new COVID-19 cases and now the state positivity rate is above 3 percent, leading some to say it’s time to start being more careful.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Has Reached Over 3%COVID-19 cases continued to rise on Sunday in Maryland with 547 new cases reported by the state’s health department. It’s the fourth day in a row the state reported over 500 new cases.
Looking For Normalcy, Parents Get Their Children Vaccinated Before School Year BeginsOver 500 new COVID-19 cases were reported Saturday, according to the Maryland Health Department.
The Surge Of Covid-19 Infections For Unvaccinated People Is Only Beginning, Experts WarnWith the recent increase of Covid-19 infections and hospitalizations due to the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant, health experts and officials expect the surge to worsen as long as large segments of the country remain unvaccinated.
Some Vaccinated Americans Have Lost Their Patience With Those Refusing The Shot As Covid-19 Cases Surge And Mandates ReturnWith Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations now surging again and officials across the US suddenly reimposing restrictions after a summer of semi-normalcy, Many vaccinated Americans are becoming increasingly angry at those who are refusing the shot.