Hospitals report that unvaccinated patients suffer more severe COVID-19; state discloses death of 20- to 24-year-old.
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Millions more Americans just became eligible for COVID-19 boosters, but figuring out who's eligible and when can be confusing.
Go out for a night on the town in some U.S. cities and you might find yourself waiting while someone at the door of the restaurant or theater closely inspects your vaccination card and checks it against your photo ID. Or, conversely, you might be waved right through just by flashing your card.
State has identified 331 COVID-19 deaths in nearly 3.2 million fully vaccinated Minnesotans, or .008% of that population.
The story of one Hallock man, who died of severe gastrointestinal bleeding, illustrates the pressure on greater Minnesota hospitals, which for a three-week stretch were caring for more COVID-19 patients than those in the Twin Cities.
The CDC said it would allow mixing and matching with boosters because some people might want a shot from a different manufacturer. Minnesota is following the CDC's recommendations and has ample supplies of vaccine.
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Proportion of COVID-19 hospitalizations by severity of illness didn't change in the delta wave, but rate of young adult admissions increased.
Employees must get shots by the end of the year, and there is no testing alternative. Union leaders have warned this could lead to staffing shortages.
Millions more Americans can get a COVID-19 booster and choose a different company's vaccine for that next shot, federal health officials said Thursday.
COVID-19 cases in Minnesota pre-K-12 schools have dropped significantly with the number of new infections falling nearly 70%. One student and two staff members have died of COVID-19 complications last week.
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U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.
The shots will be available shortly after federal officials give approval, expected in early November.
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The advisory group voted unanimously, with one abstention, that the vaccine's benefits in preventing COVID-19 in that age group outweigh any potential risks.
More than 130,000 American lives could have been saved with swifter action and better coordinated public health messages after the virus' first wave, Dr. Deborah Birx told lawmakers.
The recommendations on COVID-19 vaccine boosters mask significant dissent.
Boosters are especially important for older people and those with underlying conditions.
College system blames pandemic, which has worsened a long-term downward trend.