Coronavirus News Roundup: January 9-January 15

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2 hours ago

In coronavirus vaccine push, Deep South falls behind

The coronavirus vaccines have been rolled out unevenly across the U.S., but four states in the Deep South have had…

1 day ago

A mutant coronavirus strain that Has never been seen before was Discovered at the US

Researchers from Ohio have identified two coronavirus mutations in the US, including one that became dominant in Columbus during the…

2 days ago

L.A. Coronavirus Update: County Tops 900,000 Total Covid-19 Cases, Officials Report Nearly 100,000 New Positive Tests In One Week

Los Angeles County saw nearly 100,000 new Covid-19 cases in a matter of one week, bringing the region to a…

6 days ago

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 6,717 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases and 101 further deaths reported Saturday

Chicago Tribune | Jan 09, 2021 at 1:32 PM Also on Friday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Chicago Public Schools will…

6 days ago

A new coronavirus strain is 70% more transmissible — and it Is already widespread in the US

The mutated strain that's ravaging England is now appearing all over the United States

1 week ago

Why the coronavirus vaccine rollout is behind schedule

Poor timing, poor planning and a lack of resources have all led to a coronavirus vaccine rollout that is going…

1 week ago

Coronavirus relief bill makes it easier for companies to pay down workers’ student loans

The latest stimulus package gives companies a tax incentive to pay off their employees' student loans. Here are the details.

2 weeks ago

Coronavirus outbreak at Kaiser San Jose hospital infects 43

Coronavirus outbreak at Kaiser San Jose hospital infects 43  Los Angeles Times43 San Jose Kaiser Staff Members Test Positive in COVID…

2 weeks ago

Soda Taxes; Coronavirus Antibodies: It’s TTHealthWatch!

(MedPage Today) -- TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for…

2 weeks ago