The state is struggling with lackluster vaccination rates, dropped health protocols and the delta variant.
The state is struggling with lackluster vaccination rates, dropped health protocols and the delta variant uptick as people head indoors to escape the heat.
. Pfizer, however, remained 91% effective in both time frames in preventing severe cases.The study reportedly involved a small sample of cases. Yet the range of figures is raising some fears that vaccines’ efficacy may be fading over time — or that the delta variant is presenting a powerful challenge to vaccinations. The increasing number of cases is also raising discussions about the need for a booster for those vaccinating.
“We have to be mindful that, with time, theeffectiveness of these vaccines may wane,” Dr. Isaac Bogoch, an infectious disease professor at the University of Toronto, told CNBC.“We have to be prepared ... that people may need a booster at some point,” he added. “This close surveillance that’s happening in countries like Israel, the U.K. and other parts of the world is going to be very helpful in driving policy if and when we do need boosters.”
White House chief medical officer Dr.Anthony Faucihas already encouraged fully vaccinated people to consider wearing masks indoors as a precaution against the delta variant.Those refusing to be vaccinated — as well as the politicians and news media who encourage them to continue to resist vaccinations — are increasingly coming under attack as they continue to contract, and spread, mutating, stronger variants of COVID that could eventually overwhelm a vaccine and threaten everyone. headtopics.com
“The longer we go with large numbers of people unvaccinated, the greater and greater the risk that a new variant will develop that will evade vaccine-induced immunity,” warned Mayo Clinic Dr. Gregory Poland, one of the nation’s top vaccine experts. We
are our own worst enemies here.” Read more: HuffPost »
Canadian Catholic bishops apologize for role in indigenous residential schools
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops on Friday officially apologized for their role in the country's notorious residential school system for the first time, after refusing to do so for years despite public pressure.
Look who s leading Florida, shouldn’t they be in the lead. He kiss the ring and other parts. Hoping DeSantis gets put on a vent in his final days. But, he seems to have a lot of conservative Republican support. They can do that because older people are more likely to be vaccinated. So the seniors don’t care
PaulaRobinsonRN Meanwhile DeSantis will release information once a week to make the numbers to his liking! Is because no one trusts our leaders they believe they are all frauds and corrupt SHOCKER! Way to go Trump Jr. RonDeSantisFL WTF? Grateful my parents are not spending the summer in Florida and have opted to go to a state where there is one of the highest vaccination rates in the country and masks are required indoors. BTW - they will be voting for your opponent. CharlieCrist
European stocks rise amid upbeat data as investors watch rising COVID-19 casesStocks were set to finish the week on a stronger note, with investors setting aside some worries about the delta coronavirus variant. nice Michael Burry Warns Retail Traders About the 'Mother of All Crashes' GoldmanSachs is getting ready for StockMarket crash by dumping their stocks to retail bagholders -
The dumbest, fattest state in the Union!! Texas is a close second! 🤣🤣🤣🤣 crimesAgainstHumanity Typical of Desantis leadership RonDeSantisFL Has apparently taken the shots, while telling everyone else NOT to take it. Thanks RonDeSantisFL Republicans conservatives continue to obstruct covid treatment policies!
DuhSantis What kind of a governor panders to an ex-president’s republican party and right wing anti-mask/vaxers while his state leads the country in Covid 19 infections and deaths? Is this example of ‘leadership’ going to secure him the republican nomination in 2024? Loser governor worst state
Florida Leads U.S. in Covid-19 Cases as Hospitalizations SurgeThe number of people hospitalized in Florida has risen to the highest since late February, propelled by the spread of the Delta variant, large numbers of unvaccinated, few preventive measures and more indoor time to escape the heat. WSJ Times of widespread health suggest traditional antiviral actions exist. Who in our pharma funded system is sharing them? Ask your doctor? WSJ Thanks people. No sense at all. Please get your safe vaccine. Health allowing. 🙏 WSJ America has been always destroy Africans people ECONOMICAL and POLITICAL independence: Vietnam, Libya, Syria, Eritrea, Yemen, Iraq, Afgan, and who is next ? ETHIOPIA? Don't even think about it. Read HISTORY. Enough is enough. America support ZERO country to build their economy.
Governing death ! Florida. The 'F' is key. Well, in Florida dont they just call it pneumonia and say there is no Covid? What an effin disaster. Florida deserves better. Vote DeSantis out According to what stat? Lol. pCR tests? Don't exist anymore. 🤣🤣🤣 You're big mad 😜🖕 Ice Ice Baby vanillaice With an idiot for a leader and morons who choose to follow, to be expected.
Only one U.S. airline ranked among the 10 best in the world — here’s who came out on topAirlines’ track records amid the COVID-19 pandemic factored in the new ranking. Sometimes ships sink.
U.S. not out of the woods with COVID cases rising in all 50 states, CDC head warns, urges unvaccinated to get their shotsThe U.S. is not out of the woods yet as COVID-19 cases are rising in all 50 states, driven by the highly transmissible delta variant, the head of the CDC...
With COVID cases rising in all 50 states, CDC head urges unvaccinated to get their shots; U.S. ‘not out of the woods yet’The U.S. is not out of the woods yet as COVID-19 cases are rising in all 50 states, driven by the highly transmissible delta variant, the head of the CDC warned Thursday. this is terrible news
Some Florida Hospitals Have More COVID Patients Than EverSome Florida Hospitals Have More COVID Patients Than Ever “A doctor at one Jacksonville hospital said that 90 percent of patients admitted with the virus were unvaccinated.”