Vaccine hesitancy among teens could be a microcosm of vaccine hesitancy in America: unvaccinated people have a low perceived severity of COVID-19.
Doctors are bracing themselves for the emergence of yet another new variant, but many are left with little recourse to treat patients against stronger strains.
Florida has been experiencing record-breaking daily COVID cases over the last month as the highly contagious Delta variant spreads across the U.S.
The Grammy Award-winning artist was reported to be on a ventilator and receiving critical patient care in an ICU after suffering a fall at his ranch.
"Now we're dealing with a relatively new variant mutation. The dramatic increase is so different than last summer," said Mary Mayhew, president of the Florida Hospital Association.
"The numbers are doubling every 10 or 11 days. Geometric progression. This is horrifying," Broward County Mayor Steve Geller said during a recent press conference.
"Some of these patients are at a higher risk of pre-term delivery, among other pregnancy complications, when they have COVID in pregnancy," Dr. Jane Martin said.
"Not only do we have a poor vaccination rate, we have people who before COVID had worse underlying health conditions, and so those two things are truly a recipe for disaster," Ochsner Health's Dr. Sandra Kemmerly told Newsweek
"Who knows what would have happened if I was unvaccinated," UC Davis Dr. Christian Sandrock said. "I personally think I would have a much worse outcome."
The crash left chairs, tables and splintered wood scattered on the road after a silver sedan collided with the outdoor dining structure.
Len Martin said he thought Tessica Brown, who went viral for using the adhesive in her hair, was "just playing around" and that using the product on your body was not that serious.
The current number of hospitalizations topped 100,000 this week, as the U.S. also recorded its highest daily case count on record.
"Revall Burke—a Chicago, Illinois poll worker—died of COVID-19 two weeks after the state's primary election," Michael McDonald wrote on the list.
The gathering in southern California saw one family member hospitalized for more than two months following COVID-19 infection.
The patient had bleeding in his brain and gastrointestinal tract as well as blood clots in his legs.
One grieving family found that while honoring the life of a man they loved, attendees at the funeral may have passed COVID-19 between them.
Nine states are reported to have over 56,000 patients currently being treated at hospital or recovering at home.
The mortality rates were recorded to be higher for male patients than female patients at every adult 10-year age interval.
Nearly half of hospitalizations were reported in New York, while New Jersey California, Illinois, and Michigan have also seen thousands of hospital admissions.
Twenty students and 11 adults from Park Avenue Elementary School were among those treated for exposure to the fuel.
"They had stomach aches, they were nauseous, dizzy. One of them was all but passed out."
"I can't move my arms."
Authorities were called to their home in North Carolina following reports of an "assault."
"If you don't have steel, you don't have a country," Trump told steel-plant workers in Illinois on Thursday.