The recent COVID-19 outbreak on Cape Cod prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to urge Americans to start wearing masks again. The CDC announced that 127 vaccinated people were infected with the Delta variant during the outbreak. The infected cases seemed to carry as much viral load as 84 unvaccinated or partially vaccinated people who also became infected. In a Wall Street Journal article, Brianna Abbot mentions a quote by CDC Director Rochelle Walensky. She mentioned “High viral loads suggest an increased risk of transmission and raised concern that, unlike with other variants, vaccinated people infected with Delta can transmit the virus” and that “This finding is concerning and was a pivotal discovery leading to CDC’s updated mask recommendation.” The alarming discovery by the CDC has frustrated many health experts and professionals in the United States. To read more about the new guidelines and the Cape Cod outbreak, read the Wall Street Journal article here.
CDC Announces New Mask Guidelines Since Cape Cod Outbreak
As reported by AOL The Winter Olympics is preparing to begin in China and this is not a good sign for visiting countries. China orders lockdown of 13 million people as it continues to battle the spike of Covid-19. China orders lockdown of as many as 13 million people in neighborhoods and workplaces in the northern city […]
As reported by StatNews The world begins to get boosters for the Covid-19 variants and it leaves us wondering will we always need Covid-19 boosters? In a recent article from StatNews, they tackle this very question. While many wonder will we always need Covid-19 boosters, this article might have the answers or insight to help. https://www.statnews.com/2021/12/15/will-we-always-need-covid-19-boosters-experts-have-theories/