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Delta variant surge pushes Alaska’s sparse health care infrastructure to the brink

In the past two weeks, Alaska’s case count increased by 72 percent, the highest in the nation, as it tops all-time state case and death…

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Delta variant is making consumers pull back on their spending, new data shows

Economists worry that these fears will constrain the spending that powers some 70 percent of the American economy. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/delta-variant-making-consumers-pull-back-their-spending-new-data-n1277817 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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15 percent of Mississippi K-12 students quarantined since start of school year: report

About 15 percent of all Mississippi K-12 students have already faced quarantine this school year, either for testing positive for COVID-19 or due to unknown exposures,…

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Delta cases surge, hospitals fill up across the U.S.

Data: CSSE Johns Hopkins University; Note: Kansas data via CDC and from Aug. 3-16, 2021; Map: Axios Visuals The number of coronavirus cases in most…

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Two days into school year, 440 students in a Florida district are quarantined

Nearly 500 students in Palm Beach County, Fla. have been quarantined because of COVID-19 just two days into the school year, the district’s superintendent said…

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J&J shot effective against Delta variant in large South Africa study

The jab showed greater efficacy against Delta than against Beta. Source: https://www.politico.eu/article/johnson-johnson-coronavirus-vaccine-delta-variant/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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US now averaging 100,000 daily COVID infections as Delta surges

Health officials urge vaccinations as cases, hospitalisations and deaths rise amid spread of highly contagious variant. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/7/us-now-averaging-100000-daily-covid-infections-as-delta-surges Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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China shuts down transport routes as it battles worst Covid outbreak in months

Every province has advised residents not to leave as flights are cancelled and Beijing suspends more than a dozen rail lines Coronavirus – latest updates…

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Arkansas Reports 33 New Covid-19 Patients Placed on Ventilators in Single Day

Arkansas hospitals placed 33 new covid-19 patients on ventilators Tuesday, according to the state’s department of health, bringing the total to 205 patients struggling for…

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How the Delta variant changed the course of the COVID-19 pandemic

The Delta variant is wreaking havoc around the world, proving we will only be safe when everyone is safe. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2021/7/27/how-the-delta-variant-has-changed-the-course-of-the-covid-19-pandemic Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Delta variant suspected in Provincetown Covid-19 cluster

Health officials said the number of cases increased after the 4th of July holiday. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/delta-variant-suspected-growing-provincetown-mass-covid-19-cluster-n1274941 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Inside a Tennessee hospital grappling with Delta and vaccine hesitancy

As the variant tears its way through the US and vaccination rates plateau in the state, hospitals are experiencing a new wave of cases Nurse…

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What to Know About the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine and the Delta Variant

With covid-19 cases once again rising in the U.S.—fueled by the emergence of the more transmissible Delta variant—even vaccinated people are understandably worried. This week,…

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COVID cases are surging, and it’s not because of “breakthrough” infections

Data: CSSE Johns Hopkins University; Note: Rhode Island and Iowa data is from CDC and from July 12-July 19; Map: Axios Visuals Coronavirus infections are rising dramatically…

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The Capitol is a COVID petri dish as the Delta variant surges

Congress, staffers and reporters are wearing masks again as Capitol Hill faces a new wave of the coronavirus despite widespread vaccinations. Why it matters: The…

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Delta variant fears come true as COVID spreads and vaccination stalls

The COVID-19 Delta variant now accounts for 83-percent of all new coronavirus cases in the US, the CDC has confirmed, while fatalities have also risen…

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Delta variant now accounts for 83 percent of new Covid cases

The surge of the “hypertransmissible” variant comes as Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths are all rising. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/delta-variant-now-accounts-83-percent-new-covid-cases-n1274482 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Poll: Unvaccinated Americans least concerned about Delta variant

Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated Americans, the groups most vulnerable to Covid, are the least concerned about the more contagious Delta variant, according to a CBS…

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Philippines confirms first cases of Delta variant

Discovery of more transmissible COVID-19 variant comes amid strain’s rapid spread elsewhere in Southeast Asia. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/16/philippines-confirms-first-case-of-delta-variant Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Delta variant slams Missouri as ICUs fill and ventilators run low

Enlarge / The COVID-19 testing site at the Walmart Supercenter in Joplin, Missouri, on July 2, 2020. (credit: Getty | The Washington Post) As the…

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The delta variant: Everything you need to know

What are the delta and delta plus variants? He’s everything you need to know. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/science-news/delta-delta-variants-everything-need-know-rcna1281 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Johnson & Johnson vaccine protects against Delta variant, company study finds

The Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine provides immunity that lasts at least eight months and appears to offer protection against the Delta variant, the company…

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