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Breakthrough Infections and the Delta Variant: What to Know

The Coronavirus Outbreak Covid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases FAQ: Delta Variant Delta Variant Map Risks in School Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story What to Know About Breakthrough Infections and the Delta Variant Scientific understanding of the coronavirus variant is changing quickly. Here’s a recap of the most… Read More »

The Delta curve ball: How worried should Canada be about the COVID variant?

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada ‘This virus spreads so fast, and is so contagious that, if 20 per cent of the population is not vaccinated, that will be more then enough to keep this thing going’ Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jul 17, 2021  •  2 days ago  •  5 minute read… Read More »

Delta coronavirus variant doubling biweekly, now 20% of samples, Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci warned Tuesday that the highly transmissible Delta variant has climbed to now account for over 20% of sequenced samples. The variant, first detected in India and now found in over 80 countries, is becoming the dominant strain worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. The B.1.617.2 strain spreads more readily than the… Read More »

Fauci says U.S. must vaccinate more people before Delta becomes dominant Covid variant in America

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on the federal coronavirus response on Capitol Hill on March 18, 2021 in Washington, DC. Susan Walsh | Pool | Getty Images U.S. health officials are scrambling to get more Americans… Read More »