COVID-19 cases surge in Nevada as federal government prepares to send help

The Hill

07-17-2021

Coronavirus cases are surging in Nevada as the federal government is preparing to send help to the state for vaccination efforts. The 14-day average for new COVID-19 cases daily is up to 517 per day. ADVERTISEMENTThe Nevada Health Association said the reason for the outbreak, which is taken part in the unvaccinated population, is that those people are not wearing masks or social distancing. States with a big portion of their population unvaccinated have seen an uptick in cases as the delta variant makes its way throughout the country. Southern Nevada Health District is responding to the rise in cases in their area by recommending vaccinated and unvaccinated people wear a mask in crowded indoor spaces.

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