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203 cases of COVID-19 linked to Chicago’s Lollapalooza

[ad_1] CHICAGO — Chicago health officials on Thursday reported 203 cases of COVID-19 connected to Lollapalooza, casting it as a number that was anticipated and not yet linked to any hospitalizations or deaths. “Nothing unexpected here,” Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said at a news conference. “No …

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Ohio Department of Health gives update on COVID-19 in Ohio

[ad_1] COLUMBUS, Ohio — At 11 a.m. Thursday, Ohio Department of Health Chief Medical Officer Dr. Bruce Vanderhoff held a news conference on COVID-19 with Dr. Steven Burdette, Chief of Infectious Disease at Wright State University. Watch a replay of the news conference below: On Wednesday, ODH reported 3,393 daily …

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Delta Has Changed the Pandemic Endgame

[ad_1] In September 2020, just before COVID-19 began its wintry surge through the United States, I wrote that the country was trapped in a pandemic spiral, seemingly destined to repeat the same mistakes. But after vaccines arrived in midwinter, cases in the U.S. declined and, by summer’s edge, had reached …

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Ohio reports 3,393 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday

[ad_1] COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health reported 3,393 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 1,149,318. Key Metrics The number of new cases today is higher than the rolling 21-day average of daily cases, which is 1,430. These numbers include …

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How health departments determine if a positive COVID-19 case is the delta variant

[ad_1] CLEVELAND — The Delta variant is now the dominant strain of COVID-19 in Ohio. In May, less than 1% of lab sequenced cases were identified as the highly contagious strain known as the Delta variant. The most recent data from the Ohio Department of Health between July 4 and …

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Ohio reports 2,167 new COVID-19 cases, highest daily number in four months

[ad_1] COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health reported 2,167 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 1,134,965. This is the highest number of COVID-19 cases reported in one day in nearly four months; the daily case count was 2,390 on April …

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15 Utahns die of COVID-19 over the weekend

[ad_1] The state reports 2,247 new cases of the coronavirus, and 18,134 more vaccinations. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Kamill Howard, 17, gets her second dose of the Pfizer vaccine by Utah County Health Department nurse Amy Engle at the former Provo High School at 1125 N. University …

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UH launches COVID-19 Recovery Clinic to treat patients experiencing COVID-19 Long-Haul Syndrome

[ad_1] BEACHWOOD, Ohio — University Hospitals is launching the COVID-19 recovery clinic specifically established for patients in Northeast Ohio who are affected with COVID-19 Long-Haul Syndrome. “It is estimated that 20% or more of individuals infected with COVID-19 will experience health problems for weeks, even months after their body has …

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