• CDC, kidney community leaders push safety of COVID-19 vaccines for staff, patients

    6 days ago - By Healio

    Kidney care organizations and dialysis providers joined the CDC last week in efforts to assure dialysis clinic and transplant center staff that COVID-19 vaccinations are safe for themselves and their patients.
    “We have tracked 21 cases of anaphylaxis in the United States among 1.89 million doses given,” Kathleen Dooling, MD, MPH, a medical officer at the CDC and a panelist on the webinar “Safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines in the dialysis population,” which was organized by the American Society of Nephrology, said. “That is 11.1 cases of anaphylaxis per
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  • Florida reports 217 coronavirus resident deaths, more than 13k new cases

    6 days ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    Florida's resident death toll from coronavirus rose to 23,613 with the addition of 217 more reported fatalities on Thursday while also adding 13,720 more positive COVID-19 cases to bring the total to 1,531,192.
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  • The Three-Plague Nature of COVID-19 Pandemic: Implications for Women and Children and Exposure to Violence

    7 days ago - By Pediatric Emergency Care

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  • Covid England: Cases fall in every age group except the over-80s

    Covid England: Cases fall in every age group except the over-80s

    7 days ago - By Daily Mail

    It strongly suggests Tier 4 rules were already slowing England's crisis before the national intervention because lockdown curbs takes weeks to have an effect on case rates.
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  • CDC Predicts More Than 90,000 COVID Deaths During The Next 3 Weeks

    7 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    More than 38,000 Americans have died of Covid-19 in the first two weeks of 2021
    According to a new forecast published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , 92,000 Americans are projected to die during the next three weeks from COVID-19. More than 38,000 Americans have died of Covid-19 in 2021 so far, and it's only the second week of January.
    The ensemble forecast put together by the CDC shows an almost 25% increase in total deaths from the virus. These terrifying, dismal numbers are a reflection of a brutal winter upheaval in numbers, likely due in large part to holiday...
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  • COVID-19 in Children: Weekly Cases Trending Downward

    7 days ago - By Medscape

    The US now has a rate of 3055 COVID-19 cases per 100,000 children in the population, the report shows, with 31 states above that figure and 14 states reporting rates above 4500 per 100,000 children.
    Medscape Medical News
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