But as COVID-19 cases rise nationwide, “I would advocate against general travel overall,” CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said on Friday.
COVID-19 drove a 15.9% increase in the nationwide death rate in 2020, alongside increases from heart disease, injuries, Alzheimer's, and diabetes.
“We have so much to look forward to,” CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said on Monday. “But right now I’m scared.”
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“This is going to turn out to be a good vaccine,” said chief US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci.
A nonprofit needle exchange that detected an HIV outbreak in Charleston has triggered a backlash in the state legislature. “It’s a public health disaster,” one expert said.
Experts could not rule out a link to rare blood-clotting conditions seen in a small number of people who received the vaccine and suggested warnings be added to information given to doctors and patients.
The long-awaited guidelines were released at a White House briefing on Monday.
“Everyone was looking for a quick fix,” Anthony Fauci told BuzzFeed News.
Johnson & Johnson's vaccine has been shown to be effective at reducing severe cases of COVID-19 with just one shot.
“Based on everything we know about Mars in the past, it absolutely should have been capable of supporting ancient life," one NASA scientist said.
“It’s more complicated than hitting a button and turning on a machine somewhere,” said one industry expert.
“These are really good vaccines, and we are seeing them take effect, which is wonderful,” said one epidemiologist.
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A December request for contract proposals calls microwave weapons “a growing threat on the battlefield.”
The vaccine was 72% effective in its US testing, and 85% effective overall in preventing severe disease, as well as completely protective against death and hospitalization.
The president has faced mounting pressure to up his pledge of administering 100 million COVID-19 shots during his first 100 days in office.
On Monday, Moderna announced its COVID-19 vaccine is still protective, but slightly less potent, against a new coronavirus mutant.
Under Trump, vaccine rollout was punted to states. In order to work, Biden’s national program will take time and money.
The report, which has never been made public, found that mysterious illnesses in diplomats in Cuba could not be explained by their medical histories.
The $1.9 trillion relief package would set up a national vaccine program, expand testing, halt evictions, and send Americans an extra $1,400 in stimulus checks.
On Thursday, Rep. Adriano Espaillat of New York joined three other colleagues who have reported they contracted COVID-19 following the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.