COVID hospitalization rates are increasing among unvaccinated teens
The CDC says unvaccinated teens are 10 times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 compared with those who have been fully vaccinated. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, more than 200,000 coronavirus cases were confirmed in children last week. Right now, only children between the ages of 12 and 17 are eligible for the vaccine. Dr. Taison Bell, a critical care and infectious disease physician and the medical ICU director at the University of Virginia, joins CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss that and more.news.yahoo.com
Losing my sense of smell during COVID-19 was strange. Your responses made me realize I’m not alone.
A few months ago, I opened up about my experience with losing my sense of smell as a result of having COVID-19. As a quick backstory, I contracted COVID-19 in the beginning of July. -- Gail (contracted COVID in August)“I survived COVID but (I’m) still not able to taste or smell much, three months on. -- Payton (contracted COVID-19 in June)Everything with a strong odor, whether good or bad, smells the same: sweet but foul. -- Joni (contracted COVID-19 in March)“I had recovered 3 1/2 weeks later (after having COVID-19), except my sense of smell.