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Covid-19 Delta Variant Widens Gulf Between Vaccinated and Unvaccinated

India’s Covid Crisis What to Know Map and Case Count Inside the Crisis Undercounted Deaths The Night With No Oxygen How to Help Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Delta Variant Widens Gulf Between ‘Two Americas’: Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Data from overseas, particularly Britain, suggest the spread of… Read More »

Rural hospital CEO urges providers to ‘get ready now’ as delta variant outstrips nursing resources

The delta variant of the novel coronavirus is gaining a frightening foothold in areas of the country with low vaccination rates, spurring the White House to mobilize “surge response teams” to combat the variant that threatens to undo the nation’s progress in beating back the pandemic. About 1,000 counties in the U.S. have vaccination rates… Read More »

WHO advises mask-wearing for fully vaccinated people amid rapidly spreading delta variant

Loading the player… The World Health Organization (WHO) Friday reccomended continued COVID-19 safety protocols even for fully vaccinated people, due to the continued rise of the highly transmissible delta variant. Found in more than 80 countries worldwide since its first discovery in India, the delta variant is a mutation of the coronavirus that spreads more… Read More »

WHO recommends masks — even for vaccinated people — because of delta variant

As the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus gained traction around the world, the World Health Organization urged vaccinated people to continue to wear masks and social distance, according to reports.  “Vaccine alone won’t stop community transmission,” Dr. Mariangela Simao, WHO’s assistant director-general for access to medicines and health products, said during a briefing… Read More »