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COVID hospitalizations rise for fully vaccinated, Dr. Fauci says

Herb Scribner 2-3 minutes 11/18/2021

More fully vaccinated people are being hospitalized with COVID-19 as vaccine immunity has waned, Dr. Anthony Fauci warned in an interview Tuesday.

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Fauci, the White House medical adviser on the coronavirus, said there’s been a rise in hospitalizations among fully vaccinated people as of late, as those people have not gotten their booster shots, according to NBC News.

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Indeed, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Wednesday that elderly people who did not receive their boosters yet are facing the biggest uptick since they were among the group of people who got the vaccine first.

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Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, has been pushing heavily for people to get their COVID-19 booster shots as of late, saying that more vaccinations and booster shots can bring normality back, according to The Guardian.