COVID-19 Tracker 12/30/2021

With the recent emergence of the Omicron variant, we continue to hear about school closings, mask mandates, potential shutdowns, vaccine mandates, vaccine effectiveness, the list goes on and on. The vaccines have clearly led to a lower overall level of deaths during this recent wave of Delta variant cases, and that represents considerable progress. However, this is not just a disease of the unvaccinated, and it remains to be seen whether previously acquired immunity will prevent infection from the Omicron variant. There are still many questions out there, and it's important to follow the data closely.

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Posted on Thursday, December 30, 2021 @ 4:52 PM

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