• What Happens If an Olympian Tests Positive For COVID During the 2021 Olympics?

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Officials in Tokyo are taking precautions to test and protect athletes and all those involved in the 2021 Olympics from contracting and spreading COVID. But since July 1, 58 people associated with the Tokyo Games have already tested positive for COVID, Tokyo 2020 is reporting , including a US gymnastics alternate , who was actually vaccinated and showing no symptoms.
    So while the IOC estimated that more than 80 percent of the athletes who arrived in Tokyo would be vaccinated, even if you are fully vaccinated , you can still get infected. Athletes are being tested daily, but since the...
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  • 83% of US Athletes at Tokyo Games Fully Vaccinated

    83% of US Athletes at Tokyo Games Fully Vaccinated

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Eighty-three percent of US Olympians at the Summer Games in Tokyo are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee's medical chief.
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  • COVID adviser: Tokyo Olympics not prepared for the worst

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    Leading virologist Hitoshi Oshitani does not accept assurances from Games organisers that the Olympic village is well protected against an outbreak.
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