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2019 Novel Coronavirus from the CDC
2019 Novel Coronavirus The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
- Cases in the U.S.on May 24, 2022 at 5:09 pm
CDC COVID Data Tracker - Cases and Deaths by State
- Selected Adverse Events Reported after COVID-19 Vaccinationon May 24, 2022 at 4:00 am
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. Millions of people in the United States have received COVID-19 vaccines, and these vaccines will undergo the most intensive safety monitoring in U.S. history. CDC recommends you get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible. Adverse events described on this page have been reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS).
- COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shoton May 24, 2022 at 4:00 am
People who have had 2 shots of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccines may need to start receiving a COVID-19 booster shot 8 months after their second dose.
- Stay Up to Date with Your Vaccineson May 24, 2022 at 4:00 am
people who are up to date with their vaccines are well protected from serious illness or other health outcomes.
- Staffing Resourceson May 24, 2022 at 4:00 am
Federal staffing resources for health departments.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Update from the CDC
COVID-19 COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths across the United States are rising. Take steps to slow the spread of COVID-19.
- Wearing Masks in Travel and Public Transportation Settingson May 13, 2022 at 4:00 am
Learn more about the recommendation for masks on public transportation and transportation hubs to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
- COVID-19 Vaccines for People Vaccinated Outside the United Stateson April 19, 2022 at 4:00 am
Learn about CDC's recommendations for people vaccinated outside of the United States, including accepted vaccines, primary series and booster guidance, and proof of vaccination information.
- Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination Dataon April 18, 2022 at 4:00 am
CDC reports COVID-19 vaccination data online on COVID Data Tracker and in vaccination datasets. Timely and accurate reporting from jurisdictions provides the reliable data that can be reported by CDC to the public.
- COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendations for Children and Teenson April 6, 2022 at 4:00 am
CDC recommends everyone ages 5 years and older get vaccinated against COVID-19. Everyone ages 12 years and older should also get a COVID-19 booster shot.
- COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Children and Teenson April 6, 2022 at 4:00 am
Through continued safety monitoring, COVID-19 vaccination has been found safe for children and teens.