“You take care of physically very vulnerable people and you need to protect them. I’m always surprised that there’s a contingent in health care that don’t want to get vaccinated.”
CDC says the state has achieved its 70% goal, but state’s statistics say we’re still falling short.
In King County, 70% of residents age 16 and older are fully vaccinated.
And asymptomatic infected children should be considered as infectious as asymptomatic infected adults/
A deadlier variant, known as the British or B-117 variant, is now found in 66% of new U.S. COVID-19 cases
Do “good parents” keep their child’s face shield on at playgrounds and play dates? Or do they “let kids be kids
In the case of COVID-19, bats are an obvious first place to look.
Hospitalization rate for unvaccinated people ages 45-64 was about 21 times higher than the rate for fully vaccinated people of the same age.
Program will target vulnerable communities where vaccine rates are low.
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Abnormal blood-oxygen levels and breathing rates are strong predictors of poor patient outcomes in hospital, study shows.
Anyone who cares for older adults has seen a significant decline in functioning as people have been less active.
Directive will remain in effect until 70% or more of county residents age 16 and older are fully vaccinated.
Rollback includes Cowlitz, Ferry, Pierce and Whitman counties, which were in Phase 2.
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