COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 500,000 in the United States

COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 500,000 in the United States

COVID-19 negatively impacts American lives. As of Feb. 22, 2021, at 4:23 p.m. EST, the U.S. death toll reached 500,176. The country has lost more lives to the virus in one year than its total civilian and military deaths during WWII — USA Today declares, “this is our generation’s D-Day.” When the World Health Organization […]

Johnson & Johnson Seeks FDA Emergency Approval for COVID-19 Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson Seeks FDA Emergency Approval for COVID-19 Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) recently announced their single-dose Janssen COVID-19 vaccine was ready for use in the United States. On Feb. 4, 2021, the company applied for an emergency use approval from the Food and Drug Administration. Paul Stoffels, chief scientific officer at J&J said: Upon authorization of our investigational COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, […]

Super Bowl Parties Will Likely Result in COVID-19 Spike

Super Bowl Parties Will Likely Result in COVID-19 Spike

Health officials warn people to forgo in-person super bowl watch parties and stay home to enjoy the game. Having a get-together could result in a spike in COVID-19 cases. Dr. Anthony Fauci urges people to break with tradition and limit parties to household members only. The nation’s top infectious disease official appeared on the “Today” […]

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