Covid deaths on the rise once more after weeks of decline, CDC says


A nurse sanitizes her palms as she leaves a coronavirus illness (COVID-19) affected person room within the ICU at SSM Well being St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma Metropolis, Oklahoma, January 28, 2021.

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Deaths from the coronavirus are rising once more after weeks of decline because the delta variant rips via unvaccinated pockets of the nation, the director of the Facilities for Illness Management mentioned Friday.

“After weeks of declines, seven day common day by day deaths have elevated by 26% to 211 per day,” Dr. Rochelle Walensky mentioned throughout a press briefing Friday.

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