As anti-vaxers fuel the spread of Covid-19 across US, Washington mulls over making masks and booster shots mandatory
The United States is in an “unnecessary predicament” of soaring Covid-19 cases fuelled by unvaccinated Americans and the virulent delta variant, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert said.“We’re going in the wrong direction,’’ said Dr. Anthony Fauci on Sunday, describing himself as “very frustrated.”
He said recommending that the vaccinated wear masks is “under active consideration’’ by the government’s leading public health officials. Also, booster shots may be suggested for people with suppressed immune systems who have been vaccinated, Fauci said.
READ MOREDelta variant crushes world's plans for post-Covid normalityFauci, who also serves President Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser, told CNN’s “State of the Union” that he has taken part in conversations about altering the mask guidelines.He noted that some local jurisdictions where infection rates are surging, such as Los Angeles County, are already calling on individuals to wear masks in public regardless of vaccination status. headtopics.com
Fauci said those local rules are compatible with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendation that the vaccinated do not need to wear masks in public.Nearly 163 million people, or 49 percent of the eligible US population, are vaccinated, according to CDC data.
“This is an issue predominantly among the unvaccinated, which is the reason why we’re out there, practically pleading with the unvaccinated people to go out and get vaccinated,” Fauci said.Fauci said government experts are reviewing early data as they consider whether to recommend that vaccinated individuals get booster shots.
He suggested that some of the most vulnerable, such as organ transplant and cancer patients, are “likely” to be recommended for booster shots. Read more: TRT World »
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POTUS JoeBiden , please make use of mask and vaccination mandatory. This is the only way to get results. It is up to you. Yalan yalan ölüm dahi bir sürü yan etkisi olan faz çalışmaları tamamlanmayan aşı olmayan aşıları insanlara vurup paranıza para katıp kontrol edilebilirlik insan topluluğu istiyorsunuz. Eskiden savaşla yaptığınızi şimdi aşı ilaç 5g vs ile yapıyorsunuz.
COVID-19 Map: Tracking Cases and Vaccinations in the U.S.'It's time to start blaming the unvaccinated folks.' Pressed on low vaccination rates in her state, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey made a forceful rebuke of people who choose not to get vaccinated: 'These folks are choosing a... lifestyle of self-inflicted pain.' My body my choice. It’s time to blame right wing media Kay!
Here’s How Many U.S. Olympic Athletes Aren’t Vaccinated Against COVID-19What to know about Team USA's vaccination rate.
U.S. Buys 200 Million Covid-19 Vaccines From Pfizer and BioNTech at About $24 a ShotThe U.S. is paying about $24 a dose, according to Pfizer, up from the $19.50 that the government paid in its earlier deals. The deal brings the total purchased from the U.S. to 1 billion doses. Like right here she’s getting the vaccine but she doesn’t know how much dose is going in her arm is it 5 mg is it 6 mg is it 4 mg they don’t tell you they just inject you with the vaccine someone needs to explain maybe the CDC should explain hello it’s your job Johnson has 5 mg Maybe stop giving them away? 🤷🏽♂️
About 100 U.S. athletes in Tokyo unvaccinated as Covid-hit Olympics begin'Eighty-three percent is actually a substantial number and we’re quite happy with it,' the team's doctor said Friday of the estimated number who are vaccinated against Covid-19 . TreasureInHoliness 지금은 노아의 때입니다. 조심하십시오 Well done athletes you are the best of us!! (Nope) Why? They are risking their health and their teammates’ health. I think the IOC should have made it mandatory for all athletes, coaches, and other support staff from all participating nations to be fully vaccinated for all the thousand athletes, coaches, and support staff.
Olympics Archery-Unvaccinated U.S. archers say COVID shot 'personal choice'Two American archers said on Saturday they were free to choose whether or not they get vaccinated against COVID-19, after a U.S. Olympic swimming gold medal prospect who declined the vaccine was widely criticised on social media. Athletes in their prime they will survive. Travelling to a country currently on lockdown and avoiding a vaccine that could prevent suffering in others. Nice.
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