If you are fully vaccinated, you are most likely to be safe. But in parts of the US where few people have gotten COVID vaccine shots, the Delta variant could trigger renewed deadly surges.
For Black patients hospitalized with the coronavirus, the quality of the hospitals they are admitted to may play an outsize role in determining whether they survive.
The death toll is a stark reminder of the devastating loss of human life to the pandemic, especially as daily vaccinations nationwide reach a troublingly low rate.
The department’s former senior official on nonproliferation says he intervened to prevent the US government from “embarrassing and discrediting” itself with claims that lacked strong scientific evidence.
“The truth is, we humans sort of lucked out,” one expert said.
“Knowing there’s something that was free, accessible, and could have prevented their death, it’s heartbreaking.”
“All these emotions kind of bottle up, so it’s good to — it feels good to yell it out.”
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“We spent a year trying very hard to get people to wear masks,” one expert said. “This kind of sudden, abrupt change, without any kind of signaling that it’s coming, will leave people feeling blindsided.”
With demand for vaccines declining, officials are coming up with creative ways to reach those still unvaccinated. So we hitched a ride with a vaccine van.
Fully vaccinated people don't need to wear masks or physically distance to participate in indoor and outdoor activities, large or small, according to new CDC guidelines.
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COVID-19 is now one of the top 10 causes of death for teens in the US.
The emergency authorization of the vaccine opens eligibility to nearly 17 million school-age kids.
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“This creates a lot of concern for us in the global vaccine community,” one expert said.
“I told him he wouldn’t be invited to our wedding, which we had rescheduled three times,” said one person. “He’s the groom.”
Fully vaccinated people can go without masks in many small gatherings indoors or outdoors, say the new CDC guidelines.
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Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot vaccine was in demand for some of the highest-risk people in the US. And without it, many are opting not to get a shot, clinicians say.
Vaccinations promise an end to the coronavirus pandemic in the US. What kind of ending, though, is up to us.
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Ahead of a summer with already lofty expectations, many people are obsessing over how their bodies have changed in the pandemic.
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At least six women, including one who died, have developed an extremely rare blood-clotting syndrome after getting the vaccine.
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The causes and treatments are not the same, doctors told BuzzFeed News. Still, the Johnson & Johnson pause is no reason to panic.
Airlines have returned to filling middle seats, which a new CDC study suggests increases the risk of coronavirus exposure.
Of the more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine administered so far in the US, federal authorities are investigating six cases of rare and severe blood clotting.
Schools, international travel, and military service — people in the US already have to prove they are vaccinated against many diseases.