COVID-19 Has Killed More Than 300,000 Americans As Vaccines Begin
The U.S. hit another grim milestone with over 300,000 people now dead from COVID-19.
The disease continues to spread at alarming rates across the country, reaching a record last week of over 3,000 dead from the virus in a single day. More than 16.2 million Americans have been infected this year and an average over 2,400 people are dying each day.
The first vaccinations began in the U.S. on Monday, just days after the Food and Drug Administration authorized Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine for emergency use. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s plan is to first inoculate health workers and elderly residents of long-term care facilities, followed by essential workers.
Even with progress on vaccine production and distribution, CDC …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]