More young people are getting hospitalized as a ‘stickier,’ more infectious coronavirus strain becomes dominant

And unlike the original strain of the novel coronavirus, the more contagious B.1.1.7 strain is hitting young people particularly hard. “(Covid-19) cases and emergency room visits are up,” said Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “We are seeing these increases in younger adults, most of whom have not […]