Thu, Oct 21, 2021

CDC News
  • Africa's Covid-19 cases pass 8mn: Africa CDC Africa's Covid-19 cases pass 8mn: Africa CDC

    The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,008,802 as of Saturday morning, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

  • US Covid cases, hospitalisations, deaths continue to rise: CDC US Covid cases, hospitalisations, deaths continue to rise: CDC

    New Covid-19 cases, hospitalisations and deaths across the US have continued to increase at a record level as the majority of the country is experiencing substantial or high transmission, Director of...

  • US Covid hospitalisations, deaths likely to increase in next 4 weeks: CDC US Covid hospitalisations, deaths likely to increase in next 4 weeks: CDC

    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published ensemble forecasts indicating the country's Covid-19 hospitalisations and deaths are likely to increase over the next four weeks.

  • What Should I Know About The Delta Variant? What Should I Know About The Delta Variant?

    Viruses constantly mutate, and most changes aren't concerning. But the worry is that unchecked spread could fuel mutations and produce a variant that's even more contagious, causes more severe...

  • WHO, ECDC call for enhanced efforts to prevent Delta transmission WHO, ECDC call for enhanced efforts to prevent Delta transmission

    The World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) have called for the reinforcement of enhanced efforts to prevent the transmission of the Delta...

  • Heatwaves in US lead to surging illness: CDC Heatwaves in US lead to surging illness: CDC

    Record high temperatures in northwestern US have caused a surge in heat-related illness and hospital visits, according to a study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

  • FDA, CDC say fully vaccinated Americans don't need booster shot at this time FDA, CDC say fully vaccinated Americans don't need booster shot at this time

    We are prepared for booster doses if and when the science demonstrates that they are needed , the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said...

  • 15mn in US missed 2nd dose of Covid jab: CDC 15mn in US missed 2nd dose of Covid jab: CDC

    More than one in 10, amounting to nearly 15 million people, in the US have missed their second dose of the Covid vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

  • Africa's Covid-19 cases pass 5.41mn: Africa CDC Africa's Covid-19 cases pass 5.41mn: Africa CDC

    The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 5,417,858 as of Monday noon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

  • California won't implement CDC mask guidance California won't implement CDC mask guidance

    Health authorities in California have said that the most populous US state will not implement the CDC guidelines that allow fully vaccinated people to go without a mask in most situations before...