Coronavirus Latest News

CDC ‘deeply concerned’ about rising Covid cases as vaccinations accelerate

Most recent weekly average shows 7% increase in Covid infections in US from previous week, at about 57,000 cases a day

Top US government coronavirus experts warned on Friday that there is deep concern about infections rising again and although there is cause for optimism amid accelerating vaccinations “there is no case for relaxation” in the pandemic.

Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), said at a White House briefing that the most recent weekly average shows a 7% increase in infections in the US from the previous week, at about 57,000 cases a day.

Continue reading…

Read the original article at The Guardian

Related Articles

Back to top button
Close