• July 16th COVID-19, New Cases, Hospitalizations, Vaccinations

    15 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    The 7-day average cases is the highest since May 19th.
    The 7-day average hospitalizations is the highest since June 4th.
    This data is from the CDC .
    According to the CDC, on Vaccinations .
    Total doses administered: 336,604,158, as of a week ago 332,966,409. Average doses last week: 0.52 million per day.
    COVID Metrics Today Yesterday Week
    Ago Goal Percent over 18,
    One Dose 68.0% 67.9% 67.4% ≥70.0% 1,2 Fully Vaccinated✅ 160.7 160.4 158.6 ≥160 1 New Cases per Day 3 🚩 27,804 26,306 16,995 ≤5,000 2 Hospitalized 3🚩 16,241 15,580 12,703 ≤3,000 2 Deaths per Day 3 🚩 223 211 162 ≤50 2 1 America's...
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  • The Latest: WH: Lift coronavirus travel limits when safe

    The Latest: WH: Lift coronavirus travel limits when safe

    15 days ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - The White House says it's in no hurry to lift COVID-19 international travel restrictions, a day after President Joe Biden said he hoped to have an updated timeline for easing them.
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  • ‘Pandemic Of The Unvaccinated': CDC Says Delta Variant May Warrant Local Mask Mandates

    ‘Pandemic Of The Unvaccinated': CDC Says Delta Variant May Warrant Local Mask Mandates

    15 days ago - By Forbes

    Hospitalizations have risen 36% over the previous week, with a 26% increase in deaths, CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said in a briefing.
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  • The Latest: CDC leader: US in 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'

    The Latest: CDC leader: US in 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'

    15 days ago - By Stl Today

    WASHINGTON - The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the COVID-19 outbreak in the U.S. is becoming “a pandemic of the unvaccinated.”
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  • CDC director says COVID-19 is 'becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated'

    CDC director says COVID-19 is 'becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated'

    15 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that as COVID-19 cases rise across the United States, the disease is becoming a "pandemic of the unvaccinated."
    "There is a message that is crystal clear: this is becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated," CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said during a press briefing on Friday. "We are seeing outbreaks of cases in parts of the country that have low vaccination coverage because unvaccinated people are at risk."
    She added that 97% of hospitalized COVID-19 cases are in people who are not...
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