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Tracking Covid-19 cases in the US

Source: https://www.cnn.com/interactive/2020/health/coronavirus-us-maps-and-cases/ Covid-19 has killed at least 542,359 people and infected about 29.8 million in the United States since last January, according to data by Johns Hopkins University. Cases and deaths per 100K residents, by county Values represent the seven-day moving average of daily reported cases per 100,000 residents for the period of March 15–March 21. [...]
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Utah woman, 39, dies 4 days after 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccine; autopsy ordered

Source: https://kutv.com/news/local/utah-woman-39-dies-4-days-after-2nd-does-of-covid-19-vaccine-autopsy-ordered SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — During a KUTV investigation into COVID-19 vaccine side effects and where to report them, we found four reported deaths, filed by Utah families and their caregivers to the CDC’s Vaccine Adverse Effects Reporting System. Alfred Hawley, a retired Hill Air Force Base fighter pilot, is a military man [...]
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‘U.K.’ variant of COVID-19 up to 100% more deadly, study finds

Source: https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2021/03/10/coronavirus-uk-variant-deadly-study/2271615385436/ By Brian P. Dunleavy (0) The "U.K." variant of COVID-19 is between 30% and 100% more deadly than the original strain of the coronavirus that started spreading across the world from Wuhan, China, in late 2019. Photo by iXimus/Pixabay March 10 (UPI) -- The "U.K." variant of the coronavirus is up to 100% [...]
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New Covid Mutation Spreading Through New York Found in 1 Out of 8 Infections Tracked By Scientists

Source: https://www.mediaite.com/news/new-covid-mutation-spreading-through-new-york-found-in-1-out-of-8-infections-tracked-by-scientists/ New Covid Mutation Spreading Through New York Found in 1 Out of 8 Infections Tracked By Scientists By Tommy Christopher Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images A pair of new studies show that an ominous new variant of COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in New York City, showing up in 1 out of 8 infections tracked [...]
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Doctors warn that Covid will become endemic and people need to learn to live with it

Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/doctors-warn-that-covid-will-become-endemic-and-people-need-to-learn-to-live-with-it/ar-BB1dCMBV?li=BBnb7Kz Doctors warn that Covid will become endemic and people need to learn to live with it Sam Meredith 2/12/2021   More and more physicians and public health officials are warning that even with the mass rollout of vaccines, Covid may become endemic. The mass delivery of vaccines started in many high-income countries almost [...]
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U.K. coronavirus variant spreading rapidly through United States, study finds

Source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/U-K-coronavirus-variant-spreading-rapidly-15931664.php Joel Achenbach, The Washington Post Feb. 7, 2021Updated: Feb. 7, 2021 5:49 p.m. Dr. Benjamin Pinsky, medical director of the Stanford Clinical Virology Laboratory, explains how his lab processes upper respiratory samples from patients suspected of having COVID-19 on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021, in Palo Alto, Calif. Viruses mutate constantly. To stay ahead of the [...]
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COVID Could Take This Scary Turn Next Month, Study Finds

Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/covid-could-take-this-scary-turn-next-month-study-finds/ss-BB1duLUS?li=BBnb7Kz COVID Could Take This Scary Turn Next Month, Study Finds The overall decline in new coronavirus case numbers in the U.S. over the month of January has brought us a sense of relief. But data now shows that there may be a new development on the horizon that could thrust the pandemic back [...]
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Americans could be wearing masks for ‘several months,’ Fauci says

Source: https://www.cnn.com/world/live-news/coronavirus-pandemic-vaccine-updates-02-12-21/h_9715f7013b7f297952b7a4125aeb4dfb From CNN Health's Naomi Thomas Dr. Anthony Fauci listens to US President Joe Biden, out of frame, during a visit to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, on February 11. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images The relaxation of Covid-19 mitigation measures has to be done gradually, and there will be a need to [...]
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Coronavirus in the Headlines

Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/coronavirus-variant-from-brazil-found-in-bay-area-other-us-cities/ar-BB1dkalm?li=BBnb7Kz ►An estimated 631,000 Americans will have died from COVID-19 by June 1, according to the latest forecast from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington. ►Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued a new statewide mask order an hour after the Republican-controlled Legislature voted to repeal his previous mandate Thursday. ►The [...]
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Coronavirus variant from Brazil found in California

Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/coronavirus-variant-from-brazil-found-in-bay-area-other-us-cities/ar-BB1dkalm?li=BBnb7Kz A coronavirus variant from Brazil has been detected in a sample from the Bay Area, underscoring the urgency of ramping up inoculation efforts as researchers try to learn whether it, as well as others circulating in California, could undermine the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines. © (Associated Press) A nurse prepares to administer the [...]
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