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Q If I am young and healthy, why should I take the vaccine?
- A highly contagious strain is hitting young adults hard. The B.1.1.7 version is now the most prominent strain spreading in the United States. And unlike the original tension, it is affecting young people heavily.
- Young adults may have long-term Kovid-19 complications. Many young, healthy people have turned to coronovirus.
- Young adults can be easy transmitters of coronaviruses. Several states recently reported spikes in young people with Kovid-19.
- Young adults may succumb to their strong immune system. Doctors have seen some young, already healthy patients suffering from the Kovid-19 cytokine storm. It basically occurs when someone’s immune system runs out – potentially severe inflammation or other serious symptoms.
What’s important today
The weekly average of Kovid-19 deaths in the US is the lowest point in six months
Still, experts warn that to defeat the epidemic, more Americans need to be vaccinated, especially young people, some of whom are still hesitant or may think they need as much to fear the virus Is not.
The coup and Kovid’s double crises could push half of Myanmar’s population into poverty, the UN warns
Rising food costs, significant loss of income and wages, deterioration of basic services such as banking and health care, and an inadequate social safety net are likely to push millions of already vulnerable people below the poverty line – those women And the strongest shock among children.
US regulators will not release the AstraZeneca vaccine until they become safe and effective.
The White House said on Monday that it would give AstraZeneca vaccine supplements to other countries after a safety review of the FDA, Maggie Fox’s report. AstraZeneca is yet to apply for regulatory approval in the US, but the company is making tens of millions of doses in the hope that it will apply and eventually receive the green light.
On our radar
- Thelma Sutcliffe became the oldest living person in America. At the age of 115, she wishes she could have dinner with her friend again, but cannot do so due to the Kovid-19 ban assisted living facility.
- The spot’s top podcast host, Joe Rogan, doubled down on the controversy surrounding his remarks about what healthy young people should do Kovid vaccine not found.
- When coronoviruses faced the world last spring, organ donation and transplant programs faced many uncertainties. This complicated the plight of three siblings whose race was to be discovered. Organ donors came at one time.
- Opinion: The lessons of Kovid 19, particularly the extraordinary pace of vaccine development, are critical to crushing the world’s most brutal infectious diseases: Such as tuberculosis.
“As the epidemic has gone into a different phase in this country, we are also transitioning …” – Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent
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