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FALSE: Conspiracy theory that COVID-19 vaccines’ kill or damage cells debunked by experts

[ad_1] (KXAN) — Misinformation alert: A video that’s currently circulating social media claims the spike proteins contained in COVID-19 vaccines kill or damage your body’s cells — but medical experts say there’s no evidence to support the statement. What’s happening today? Get your daily news wrap-up with the FOX8 newsletter. …

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CORONAVIRUS: 19 Colorado health care organizations urge support to stop spread of COVID-19

[ad_1] Posted: Aug 12, 2021 / 11:18 AM MDT / Updated: Aug 12, 2021 / 11:18 AM MDT (Getty Images file) GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (KDVR) — A group of 19 different Colorado health care workers and facilities are asking for support to slow the spread of COVID-19. In a release …

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50% of Outagamie County population completes COVID-19 vaccine series

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The Department of Health Services (DHS) reports Wednesday that 4,345 more Wisconsinites started the COVID-19 vaccine series, and another 2,723 are now considered fully vaccinated. Our calculations show an average 5,357 Wisconsinites started their vaccinations each day over the past 7 days, and an average …

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Doctors advise waiting for recommendations before receiving 3rd dose of COVID-19 vaccine

[ad_1] DENVER, Colo. — Doctors are advising people to wait for U.S. government approval before attempting to receive a COVID-19 booster shot. But some are not waiting around and have managed to get a third shot. Gina Welch lives in Maine. She said she has asthma as well as a …

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Utah County now has the state’s worst coronavirus outbreaks — but also the fastest-rising vaccination rates. Here’s why.

[ad_1] None of the county’s communities has even half of their populations fully vaccinated. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) People are vaccinated against COVID-19 at the former Provo High School at 1125 N. University Ave. on Wednesday, July 28, 2021.   | Aug. 11, 2021, 11:59 a.m. | Updated: …

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What it’s like to be a COVID-19 breakthrough case | coronavirus

[ad_1] The horseradish gave it away. For a couple of days Jen Fox thought she had a cold. She had the sniffles; she was a bit tired. Then her senses of taste and smell disappeared. Her favorite snack is cheese and crackers, often with a slathered-on layer of horseradish. She …

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Unvaccinated COVID-19 survivor urges others to take virus seriously

[ad_1] KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City man said he regrets not getting vaccinated after he contracted COVID-19 and ended up in the hospital. At first, 39-year-old Antwaun Dunnigan thought he had a cold in July. “Then as time went on I started feeling more weaker, I wasn’t able …

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8 Things to Know About Breakthrough COVID Infections

[ad_1] And while the CDC no longer tracks how many vaccinated individuals come down with an asymptomatic or mild case of COVID-19 — the more likely scenario if you do get a breakthrough infection — it’s safe to assume the risk is also on the smaller side, explains Christopher Ohl, …

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State continues to see increase in hospitalizations due to COVID-19

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) says the confirmed number of coronavirus cases in the state has increased by more than 1,000 once again since the last report. According to the agency, 1,454 new cases have been confirmed during the past 24 hours. In …

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Wisconsin DHS reports more than 2,000 new coronavirus cases in latest update

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) says the 7-day average for coronavirus cases has once again increased, jumping from 1,021 to 1,087 new cases per day. Since the state’s latest report from last Friday, the DHS says another 2,289 people have tested positive for …

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