BY Erin Doherty Proof-of-vaccination requirements in the United States and Europe have spurred a new market for counterfeit certificates, The Wall Street Journal reports. The big picture: Illegitimate vaccine cards have multiplied on social-media sites, messaging apps and on the dark web in recent weeks, per The Wall Street Journal. "As a segment of the … [Read more...] about Fake vaccine cards emerge in U.S., E.U. as vaccine mandates loom
By Niha Masih and Gerry Shih NEW DELHI — Earlier this year, a catastrophic surge in coronavirus cases ripped through India, killing tens of thousands in a matter of weeks, before plunging just as sharply. But even as markets reopened and street life resumed, the virus hasn’t faded away. In parts of India, it might even be inching back. Just … [Read more...] about India’s brutal delta-driven wave ended when cases suddenly plunged. Weeks later, the stubborn variant persists.
Counties in Georgia, Texas, Florida, and Missouri are especially vulnerable to the spread of COVID-19, according to a new report. By Michael Grothaus The delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is quickly spreading across the world. The World Health Organization estimates it will be the dominant strain globally within months, reports MarketWatch. In … [Read more...] about Delta variant danger zones: The 20 most vulnerable counties in the U.S. right now
By Elizabeth Cohen and John Bonifield (CNN) - A new data analysis identifies clusters of unvaccinated people, most of them in the southern United States, that are vulnerable to surges in Covid-19 cases and could become breeding grounds for even more deadly Covid-19 variants. The analysis by researchers at Georgetown University identified 30 clusters of … [Read more...] about Five undervaccinated clusters put the entire United States at risk