The US Is Returning To Early Pandemic Surges And Restrictions. It's Time To Compel People To Do The Right Thing, Expert SaysIt has been months since Covid-19 vaccines were made available to most of the US population and things are looking much more like they did early in the pandemic: cases are surging, events are being postponed and restrictions are back.
More Than 80% Of Eligible Howard County Residents Now Fully Vaccinated For COVID-19More than 80% of eligible Howard County residents are fully vaccinated for COVID-19, County Executive Calvin Ball announced Wednesday, citing state metrics.
The U.S. Could See 200,000 Covid-19 Cases A Day Within The Next Six Weeks, Former CDC Director SaysThe US could see nearly four times the current rate of Covid-19 cases in the next four to six weeks as the Delta variant spreads and the population hits a wall on vaccinations, a former director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told CNN.
NAACP To Host Virtual Townhall Addressing Increasing Dangers Of Delta StrainThe Baltimore NAACP announced that they will host a virtual town hall meeting on Tuesday to address the increasing dangers of the Covid-19 Delta variant.
Some People Are Seeking Out A Second Dose Of Covid-19 Vaccine After Getting J&J shotJason Gallagher, an infectious disease pharmacist in Philadelphia had gotten the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine through a clinical trial in November, but this summer he didn't like the direction Covid-19 cases were taking due to variants.
Less Than 24% Of Marylanders Remain Unvaccinated As Delta Covid Variant Continues To SpreadAs coronavirus cases continue to increase in Maryland, officials are monitoring the numbers.
The Pandemic Is 'Spiraling Out Of Control' Due To Unvaccinated People, Trump Administration Official SaysFor anyone who loves freedom and hates mask mandates or remote learning, Dr. Jerome Adams has a blunt message: Get vaccinated.
Child Cases Of Covid-19 Are Rising As Schools Gear Up To Reopen, But Vaccines For The Youngest Are Still Months AwayNew Covid-19 cases among children are back on the rise after months of declines, just as schools across the United States are gearing up to reopen in a few weeks.
Frederick County Health Department To Hold Back-To-School Immunization ClinicsThe Frederick County Health Department will offer back-to-school immunization clinics for children from Aug. 11 to Sept. 8 at the Frederick County Health Department, 350 Montevue Lane.
More Than 91 Million Live In U.S. Counties With High Covid-19 Infections, It's Time To Reset & Put Masks Back On, Experts SayWith the highly contagious Delta variant spreading, particularly among unvaccinated Americans, it may be time for much of the country to put masks back on, experts said.
Study Estimates 1.5 Million Children Lost Parents Or Grandparents To Covid-19More than a million children around the world have lost a parent to Covid-19, and a total of 1.5 million have lost either a parent, a grandparent who helped care for them or some other relative responsible for their care, a new study finds.
Hyatt Regency Partners With Health Department To Host Community Vaccination Block PartyA new effort has been launched to get more shots into the arms of members of hospitality workers in Baltimore.
Doctors & Health Officials Say Their Latest Covid-19 Hospital Patients Are Unvaccinated & Increasingly YoungerCovid-19 is putting younger, healthy and mostly unvaccinated people in hospitals at higher rates as cases continue to climb in much of the US, health experts say.
Howard County Continues To Lead Maryland In Vaccinations, 79.1% Of Eligible Residents Fully VaccinatedHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced that 84.2 percent of eligible residents in the county have received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, leading the state in vaccinations.
As Coronavirus Cases Rise, Experts Say Take Precautions, But Don't PanicCoronavirus cases are going up again, and experts warn that major outbreaks can still occur in places where vaccination rates are low.