Totally Vaccinated Individuals Very Hardly ever Contract COVID in LA County
The Los Angeles County Division of Public Well being has launched evaluation that’s excellent news for everybody whose gotten each their doses (or their one J&J). Because the L.A. Instances reviews, solely 933 of the three.3 million L.A. County residents who have been absolutely vaccinated as of Could 7—0.03 %—later examined constructive for the coronavirus, and that included individuals who didn’t have signs however needed to be examined for work.
Moreover, solely 12 absolutely vaxxed L.A. County residents died, 4 of whom are reported to have had “severely weakened” immune programs.
“These numbers present that the vaccine is working terribly effectively to forestall an infection, sickness and loss of life in nearly everybody vaccinated,” Public Well being Director Barbara Ferrer mentioned. “We now have mounting proof that these vaccines actually work.”
Regardless of that proof, California’s vaccination fee has been dropping in latest weeks. L.A. County is trying to incentivize getting pictures in arms: anybody 18 and older who will get a primary shot at a county-run vaccination website this weekend can be entered to win a pair of Lakers season tickets.
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