Thursday, July 29

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Dr. Fauci says a third booster shot for COVID-19’might likely happen’ for people who are immunocompromised

On CNN Sunday morning, Dr. Anthony Fauci said a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot "might likely happen." Emerging data from Israel indicates that the two-shot Pfizer vaccine could be less effective against the Delta variant. As Delta causes a surge in cases, Fauci said the coronavirus outbreak is now "a pandemic among the unvaccinated." LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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Fauci says fully vaccinated people’might want to consider’ wearing a mask indoors as a precaution against the Delta variant

Fully vaccinated Americans may "want to consider" masks indoors, Dr. Fauci said. Fauci said the Delta variant had an "extraordinary capability of transmitting from person to person." More fully vaccinated Americans are catching COVID-19, albeit with milder, or no, symptoms. LoadingSomething is loading. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the US' top doctor, sai...
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CDC should admit it was wrong and urge vaccinated Americans to wear masks again, says former surgeon general who served under Trump

Former Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams on Saturday said the CDC should advise mask wearing. Adams said "the emerging data suggests CDC should be advising to vax it AND mask it." CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky on Friday said it's become a "pandemic of the unvaccinated." See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams on Saturday said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) should extend its mask requirements, amid the rise of COVID-19 variants.CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky in late June said fully vaccinated Americans don't need masks in most public places. Adams on Saturday...
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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is selling “Don’t Fauci my Florida” merch as the state reports some of the highest number of COVID cases in the country

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is selling campaign merch that mocks COVID-19 expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci. The new T-shirts and koozies read, "Don't Fauci my Florida." Florida is currently battling some of the highest COVID-19 cases and deaths in the country. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amid some of the highest rates of COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations, and infections in the country, Florida's GOP governor, Ron DeSantis, is mocking White House medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci with campaign merchandise released this week.DeSantis' campaign team rolled out T-shirts and koozies reading "Don't Fauci my Florida" on Monday, i...
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Fauci said there should be vaccine mandates at the local level but that the federal government will not mandate them

The White House missed its goal of vaccinating 70% of US adults by July 4 amid vaccine hesitancy. Fauci said he supports vaccine mandates at the local level, like at schools and businesses. He also said the vaccines are as good as approved, but that formal full approval may help combat hesitancy. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday he believes there should be more COVID-19 vaccine mandates at the local level, though he continues to say the federal government will not mandate them.Fauci, the longtime director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, was speaking on CNN's...
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Fauci pushes back against the’craziness’ of attacks on his evolving pandemic response, saying’that’s the way science works’

Dr. Anthony Fauci pushed back against attacks on his evolving response to the pandemic, Axios reported. Fauci said attacks on his shifting positions are "actually criticizing science." Fauci has become a frequent punching bag among right-wing media and politicians. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci is pushing back more pointedly against attacks criticizing his evolving response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Axios reported Sunday."The people who are giving the ad hominems are saying,'Ah, Fauci misled us. First he said no masks, then he said masks,'" Fauci told New York Times columnist Kara Swisher, according...