• Delta variant cases have spiked in the UK, but deaths have not - a sign vaccines are working

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    People walk along the River Thames in London, July 27, 2021.
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    The Delta variant is driving a surge of COVID-19 cases in UK , like in many other places.
    But deaths in the UK have not spiked nearly as much as they did during prior surges.
    The UK has fully vaccinated 72% of its population, and that's kept deaths down even as cases rose.
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    The highly contagious Delta variant is spurring surges of COVID-19 across the globe. But in the UK, where 71.8% of the population is fully vaccinated, the new surge is not bringing the same...
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