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Breakthrough Infection only Less than 1%

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) only less than 1% of the fully vaccinated with Covid-19 have had breakthrough infection and hospitalization. Referring to health experts from across the country, CNN Health writes that Covid-19 vaccines are very effective at preventing serious illness and death from Covid-19 and are the […]

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US Reaches 70% Vaccination Goal

The White House announced via a tweet today that finally US reached its goal of vaccinating 70% of Americans with at least one dose of Covid-19, a goal was originally aimed for July 4. Current spike of Delta variant in counties / states with lower than average vaccination rates, and dubbed as “pandemic of the […]

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It’s Anti-vaxxers’ Fault

As the Delta Corononavirus cases are rising among unvaccinated people, those who are vaccinated are getting angrier at those unwilling to vaccinate and putting all in danger. In The Atlantic, staff writer David A. Graham writes in a recent headline “Delta Is Ruining the Summer, and It’s Anti-vaxxers’ Fault. The vaccines promised freedom, but political […]

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Color-Coded Coronavius Case Map

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published a color-coded Coronavirus case map with county-by-county transmission, which is updated daily. In a recent press briefing, Dr. Rochelle Walensky advised Americans that they could check like a weather forecast to decide their face’s fate, meaning whether they should wear masks or not. In […]

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Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox

According a new study published by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed that the Delta Covid-19 variant produced similar amounts of virus in vaccinated and unvaccinated people if they get infected. “The researchers found evidence that viral loads were similar among 127 fully vaccinated people and 84 others who were unvaccinated, […]

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Refined.blog: A Curated List of RSS Feeds

By way of WP Tavern’s Sara Gooding’s post I came across this cool Refined.blog site, which appears to be a good resource to reach to personal blogs of software engineers. “It’s a simple site with an index of blogs, their Hacker News scores, tags, and a link to each blog’s RSS feed.” Experience is gold. […]

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Peoples are Getting Vaccinated Secretly

The masks and vaccines have become so political and dividing issues, some Americans getting vaccinated in secrets. In a recent CNN interview Dr. Priscilla Frase, a hospitalist and chief medical information officer at Ozarks Healthcare in West Plains, Missouri told that ‘some people in Missouri are getting inoculated in secret for fear of backlash from […]

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CDC Recommends Masks for Vaccinated

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its masks guidance on Tuesday “to recommend that fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors when in areas with ‘substantial‘ and ‘high‘ transmission of Covid-19, which includes nearly two-thirds of all US counties”. In recent days I have seen new scientific data from recent outbreak investigations showing […]

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Recent Covid Surge and Vaccine Hesitancy

In the Politico Magazine, Natasha Korecki writes while profiling a community of Osage Beach, Missouri that the unvaccinated community party-hard but still reluctant to get vaccinated. At the Lake of the Ozarks, vaccines are shunned, masks are mocked and the long-term consequences take a back seat to the time at hand. Natasha KoreCki In Politico […]

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How Covid Misinformation Spreads Online

In a previous post, I wrote about anti-vaccine The Disinformation Dozens who are reportedly responsible for about 65% of the online misinformtion regarding anti-vaccine which is reportedly consumed by the most vaccine hesitant unvaccinated people. According to NPR News, these disinformation dozens are well-known to both researchers and the social networks. “They include anti-vaccine activists, […]