COVID-19 in B.C.: Over 550 new cases per day; 19 flights and 13 food outlets with exposures; and more

As B.C.’s COVID-19 immunization plan continues on, B.C. provincial health and fitness officer Dr. Bonnie Henry expressed problems about case quantities remaining at higher amounts.

Around the weekend, new circumstance counts ended up all previously mentioned 550 for each and every working day.

Henry stated that transmissions are mostly still occurring in two primary options: at workplaces and in homes, especially in the Reduced Mainland. She emphasized that all indoor gatherings of any sizing continue to be higher risk.

Henry warned that the B117 (U.K.) variant is even “more transmissible” and that it is “much a lot easier to unfold it with even minimal speak to in indoor settings”.

In addition, she stated that raises in the quantities of young individuals who need hospitalization or intensive care are significantly about.

Meanwhile, Henry also stated that the most up-to-date AstraZeneca-SII vaccine trials from the U.S. have shown higher success (seventy nine

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