America's leading infectious diseases expert tells Newsweek it is crucial to "get the overwhelming majority" vaccinated or the country could be left in a "chronic state of a lower level of infection."
On Tuesday, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis announced that a man in the state had been infected with the new variant.
"In the most at-risk populations, the use of the defective product may result in life-threatening infections," warned Sunstar Americas.
The inmate is among more than 1,800 inmates who were ordered to be released early under a court ruling to ensure social distancing measures can be implemented.
"I would not be surprised if there was a COVID-19 mutation in the U.S. on a lower level," Dr. Anthony Fauci tells Newsweek.
Of the more than 2 million people who have COVID vaccines, around a dozen have experienced allergic reactions.
The head of the WHO emergencies program said the COVID pandemic is "a wake-up call," as COVID variants from the U.K. and South Africa that are thought to be more transmissible appeared in new countries.
Hypoglycemia, or those experiencing extremely-low blood sugar levels—especially from diabetes—can leave people unconscious or confused, the FDA says.
"I deeply regret the incident. This individual case is due to individual errors. I wish all those affected that they do not experience any serious side effects," said Stefan Kerth, a Vorpommern-Ruegen district administrator.
"It's been a horrendous time. Ambulance staff are finding the whole situation very stressful," said one paramedic.
They also arrested two women for selling alcohol without a license, according to authorities in Newark.
South Korea, a country previously touted for curbing the coronavirus pandemic early on, recorded its largest case increase on Christmas Day.
Most gyms have implemented several safety measures amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which may affect your visit.
"We are dedicating this season to all the families who have lost a loved one," said a sign posted outside the couple's home.
"He will be allowed to fly on and around New Jersey with his elves and reindeer with unlimited access Christmas Eve and into the wee hours of Christmas morning," said Governor Phil Murphy.
But such incident are rare and experts say the benefits of getting the vaccine far outweigh the risks.
The U.K. is already struggling to contain a separate strain of COVID that is thought to be better at spreading that past forms of the virus.
"We are getting slaughtered in the ER. We literally had to do a blood transfusion in the hallway," said Rasha Tran, a registered nurse at West Anaheim Medical Center.
Over 30,000 people in the city have had the Pfizer vaccine without experiencing a reaction, according to officials.
"I do think that we're going to have more deaths, more surge after the Christmas and New Year's holidays. And all of those are going to manifest around the end of January," Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Saturday.
"I'm seeing people die alone," said Vanessa Walker, doctor of osteopathic medicine, in the video. "I'm seeing nurses exhausted, missing their families."
Sherwood Pope, 82, and his wife, Doris, 78, who had been married for 61 years, died in a North Carolina hospital.