SCIENCE TALK: VACCINES AND HOSPITALIZATION RATES

A comprehensive discussion about vaccines and the future of a COVID19 vaccine.

Oxford COVID-19 Vaccine Trial ‘Within Weeks’: Q&A

A look at hospitalization rates by age across 14 U.S. states. I would love to see a better breakdown of the numbers in the 18-49 year old range. Seems awfully broad…and that’s our workforce. Also, the article references the high incidence of comorbidities seen in hospitalizations. Hypertension. Obesity. Heart Disease. Diabetes. Pulmonary issues. YOU KNOW, the stuff that qualifies more than half of our nation’s population as high risk.

Hospitalization Rates and Characteristics of Patients Hospitalized with Laboratory-Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 — COVID-NET, 14 States, March 1–30, 2020