Day: July 15, 2021

Fully-vaccinated grandfather in Williamson County catches COVID-19, young grandchildren also infected

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — Several members of a Williamson County family are trying to shake symptoms after their doctor suspects a more contagious COVID-19 variant infected a fully-vaccinated grandfather and his two young grandchildren. Heather McLain said the coronavirus made the last week “rough” […]

As Delta variant spreads among unvaccinated, COVID-19 hospitalizations on rise in Coachella Valley

California reported its highest one-day total of coronavirus cases since early March this week — the increase in cases is mostly among the unvaccinated, according to health officials. The state reported 3,256 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. Hospitalizations in the state reached 1,600, the highest level in two months.  The […]

CDC Director Walensky calls Tennessee’s decision to cease vaccine outreach to teens ‘incredibly disturbing’

Department spokesman Bill Christian said in a statement to CNBC that the state hasn’t halted its immunization program for children and continues to support “those outreach efforts. Providing information and access are routine public health functions, and that has not changed.” He didn’t specifically say whether […]