COVID: Local Health Experts Cautiously Optimistic About Delta Variant Surge WaningThe COVID positivity rate has fallen again in California with hospitalizations down in many parts of the state, including the Bay Area.
Santa Clara County Mounts Effort to Boost Vaccination Rate to Reach Herd ImmunityThe Bay Area's largest county is pulling out all the stops to reach herd immunity and offering its residents incentives if they get the COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID Vaccinations: San Francisco 1st Major U.S. City With 80% Eligible Residents Receiving DoseAhead of the state's official reopening on June 15, San Francisco has a reached milestone in COVID vaccine immunizations.
COVID: San Francisco May Be First Major U.S. City To Reach Herd ImmunitySan Francisco may be one of the first major cities to reach herd immunity according to health experts. That’s when a large portion of the community becomes immune to a disease and spread is unlikely.
COVID: Health Experts Believe 'Herd Immunity' Exists In Pockets Of San Francisco Bay AreaWhile widespread herd immunity against COVID-19 still remains elusive, some local infectious disease experts believe it has been achieved in some areas of the San Francisco Bay Area.
COVID Vaccine Efforts: How Far Away Is the Light at the End of the Tunnel?Six million vaccine shots delayed by the winter storm. Claims of possible herd immunity by spring. Worries that health officials haven't been upbeat enough about the vaccine. It was a week of swirling pandemic headlines, some of them seemingly contradictory.
COVID Vaccine: Health Officials Must Speed Up Slow Rollout In Santa Clara Co. For Herd ImmunityAt the current pace, it would be mid-September 2023 before the county's nearly two-million residents would receive a vaccine. Public health officials.
'I Give A Damn!' – Leukemic Marin 1st Grader Pleads For Ban On Unvaccinated Children In Schools A first grader with Leukemia plead with school board members in Tiburon Tuesday night to get all children vaccinated against the measles.