Washington Post: CDC document warns Delta variant appears to spread as easily as chicken pox and cause more severe infection – CNN

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CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/dan-simon” target=”_blank”>Dan Simonu003c/a> reports how some California residents say they feel they’re being punished for the inaction of others.”,”descriptionText”:”As u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/07/30/politics/biden-vaccinated-masks-fact-check/index.html” target=”_blank”>stricter rules and mask mandates returnu003c/a>, frustration is building particularly among those who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/dan-simon” target=”_blank”>Dan Simonu003c/a> reports how some California residents say they feel they’re being punished for the inaction of others.”},{“title”:”‘Wouldn’t want my worst enemy to go through this’: Unvaccinated man fights Covid-19″,”duration”:”05:57″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/30/mississippi-couple-covid-hospital-unvaccinated-intv-cpt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/30/mississippi-couple-covid-hospital-unvaccinated-intv-cpt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210729232444-cuomo-mississippi-couple-intv-alicia-ball-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/30/mississippi-couple-covid-hospital-unvaccinated-intv-cpt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s Chris Cuomo visits with Alicia Ball, whose husband William is currently hospitalized in Mississippi with Covid-19.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Chris Cuomo visits with Alicia Ball, whose husband William is currently hospitalized in Mississippi with Covid-19.”},{“title”:”See what this former vaccine skeptic credits for changing her mind”,”duration”:”02:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/29/former-vaccine-skeptic-changes-her-mind-newday-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/29/former-vaccine-skeptic-changes-her-mind-newday-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210729073821-farmer-vaccine-skeptic-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/29/former-vaccine-skeptic-changes-her-mind-newday-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”A Pennsylvania mom says she was hesitant about the Covid-19 vaccine with not knowing its effects but credits prayer and doing research for changing her mind. Read more on vaccine safety at the u003ca href=”https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/safety/safety-of-vaccines.html” target=”_blank”>CDC’s websiteu003c/a>.”,”descriptionText”:”A Pennsylvania mom says she was hesitant about the Covid-19 vaccine with not knowing its effects but credits prayer and doing research for changing her mind. Read more on vaccine safety at the u003ca href=”https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/safety/safety-of-vaccines.html” target=”_blank”>CDC’s websiteu003c/a>.”},{“title”:”Arkansas’ hospitals filling up with unvaccinated adults and children”,”duration”:”03:18″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/29/arkansas-children-covid-savidge-pkg-ac360-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/29/arkansas-children-covid-savidge-pkg-ac360-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210728130331-arkansas-childrens-hospital-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/29/arkansas-children-covid-savidge-pkg-ac360-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s Martin Savidge reports from Little Rock, Arkansas, where hospitals are reaching capacity with unvaccinated patients struggling with Covid-19.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Martin Savidge reports from Little Rock, Arkansas, where hospitals are reaching capacity with unvaccinated patients struggling with Covid-19.”},{“title”:”See why this restaurant owner has been targeted by Marjorie Taylor Greene”,”duration”:”03:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/business/2021/07/28/marjorie-taylor-greene-twitter-restaurant-vaccination-policy-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”business/2021/07/28/marjorie-taylor-greene-twitter-restaurant-vaccination-policy-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210728064945-armando-celentano-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/business/2021/07/28/marjorie-taylor-greene-twitter-restaurant-vaccination-policy-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”An Atlanta restaurant owner defends his decision to impose a vaccine mandate for customers and employees after Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene attacked the establishment on her personal Twitter account. CNN’s Brianna Keilar reports. “,”descriptionText”:”An Atlanta restaurant owner defends his decision to impose a vaccine mandate for customers and employees after Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene attacked the establishment on her personal Twitter account. CNN’s Brianna Keilar reports. “},{“title”:”Vaccine passports raise questions in US as other countries require them”,”duration”:”02:40″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/26/vaccine-passports-covid-todd-pkg-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/26/vaccine-passports-covid-todd-pkg-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210726145245-covid-vaccine-la-0716-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/26/vaccine-passports-covid-todd-pkg-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s Brian Todd takes a closer look at the use of vaccine passports as more countries in Europe require them.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Brian Todd takes a closer look at the use of vaccine passports as more countries in Europe require them.”},{“title”:”Debate escalates over masks as the start of school year approaches”,”duration”:”03:29″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/26/schools-mask-mandate-states-walker-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/26/schools-mask-mandate-states-walker-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210724184707-sara-holton-gard-and-daughter-audrey-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/26/schools-mask-mandate-states-walker-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s Amara Walker discusses the debate states and school districts are having over requiring students to wear masks to return to in-person learning and the difficult decisions parents are having to make.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Amara Walker discusses the debate states and school districts are having over requiring students to wear masks to return to in-person learning and the difficult decisions parents are having to make.”},{“title”:”‘Pure nonsense’: Deconstructing common myths about the vaccine”,”duration”:”03:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2021/07/26/reality-check-covid-vaccine-misconceptions-avlon-sot-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2021/07/26/reality-check-covid-vaccine-misconceptions-avlon-sot-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210707092725-john-avlon-reality-check-07072021-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2021/07/26/reality-check-covid-vaccine-misconceptions-avlon-sot-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie” target=”_blank”>John Avlonu003c/a> sets the record straight on the Covid-19 vaccine by deconstructing and disproving common myths that are keeping vaccine-hesitant Americans from getting the shot.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie” target=”_blank”>John Avlonu003c/a> sets the record straight on the Covid-19 vaccine by deconstructing and disproving common myths that are keeping vaccine-hesitant Americans from getting the shot.”},{“title”:”Hear doctor’s emotional plea for people to get vaccinated”,”duration”:”03:37″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/25/arkansas-doctor-coronavirus-unvaccinated-patients-plea-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/25/arkansas-doctor-coronavirus-unvaccinated-patients-plea-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210725193458-dr-michael-bolding-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/25/arkansas-doctor-coronavirus-unvaccinated-patients-plea-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Dr. Michael Bolding made an emotional plea for people in Arkansas to get the Covid-19 vaccine. He speaks with CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/pamela-brown-profile” target=”_blank”>Pamela Brownu003c/a> about what it has been like u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/07/22/us/arkansas-covid-nurse-vaccine/index.html” target=”_blank”>treating unvaccinated patients as cases surgeu003c/a>.”,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Michael Bolding made an emotional plea for people in Arkansas to get the Covid-19 vaccine. He speaks with CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/pamela-brown-profile” target=”_blank”>Pamela Brownu003c/a> about what it has been like u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2021/07/22/us/arkansas-covid-nurse-vaccine/index.html” target=”_blank”>treating unvaccinated patients as cases surgeu003c/a>.”},{“title”:”Republican governor balks at Covid-19 mandates as state’s cases soar”,”duration”:”01:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2021/07/25/hutchinson-arkansas-no-mask-mandate-intv-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2021/07/25/hutchinson-arkansas-no-mask-mandate-intv-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210725113014-hutchinson-sotu-vpx-large-169.jpeg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2021/07/25/hutchinson-arkansas-no-mask-mandate-intv-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he doesn’t plan to impose a mask mandate nor a vaccine mandate in Arkansas at this time, despite the state’s rising Covid-19 cases that health experts have compared to a “raging forest fire.””,”descriptionText”:”Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he doesn’t plan to impose a mask mandate nor a vaccine mandate in Arkansas at this time, despite the state’s rising Covid-19 cases that health experts have compared to a “raging forest fire.””},{“title”:”Dr. Fauci weighs in on if US should collaborate with Wuhan labs in future”,”duration”:”03:13″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/25/dr-fauci-nih-research-china-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/25/dr-fauci-nih-research-china-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210725103422-dr-fauci-nih-research-china-tapper-sotu-vpx-00023404-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/25/dr-fauci-nih-research-china-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke about the possibility of future NIH collaboration with labs in China – like the Wuhan labs – after officials overseeing an intelligence review into the origins of the coronavirus now believe u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/16/politics/biden-intel-review-covid-origins/index.html” target=”_blank”>the lab leak theory u003c/a>is at least a credible explanation for Covid-19’s origins. “,”descriptionText”:”Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke about the possibility of future NIH collaboration with labs in China – like the Wuhan labs – after officials overseeing an intelligence review into the origins of the coronavirus now believe u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2021/07/16/politics/biden-intel-review-covid-origins/index.html” target=”_blank”>the lab leak theory u003c/a>is at least a credible explanation for Covid-19’s origins. “},{“title”:”US Covid-19 cases rise 65% in 1 week”,”duration”:”02:53″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/24/covid-delta-variant-us-case-rise-sandoval-dnt-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/24/covid-delta-variant-us-case-rise-sandoval-dnt-ndwknd-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210719174749-hospital-0127-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/24/covid-delta-variant-us-case-rise-sandoval-dnt-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”The US is now averaging more than 43,000 cases of Covid-19 a day as the Delta variant fuels a 65% jump in cases. CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/polo-sandoval-profile” target=”_blank”>Polo Sandovalu003c/a> reports.”,”descriptionText”:”The US is now averaging more than 43,000 cases of Covid-19 a day as the Delta variant fuels a 65% jump in cases. CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/polo-sandoval-profile” target=”_blank”>Polo Sandovalu003c/a> reports.”},{“title”:”This man is vaccinated, but he got Covid-19″,”duration”:”03:29″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/22/covid-vaccinated-breakthrough-infection-adam-rothman-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/22/covid-vaccinated-breakthrough-infection-adam-rothman-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210722091028-adam-rothman-new-day-07222021-large-169.jpeg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/22/covid-vaccinated-breakthrough-infection-adam-rothman-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”Adam Rothman talks to CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/brianna-keilar-profile” target=”_blank”>Brianna Keilaru003c/a> about contracting Covid-19 despite being vaccinated.”,”descriptionText”:”Adam Rothman talks to CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/brianna-keilar-profile” target=”_blank”>Brianna Keilaru003c/a> about contracting Covid-19 despite being vaccinated.”},{“title”:”CDC warns of ‘pandemic of the unvaccinated'”,”duration”:”02:10″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/health/2021/07/21/delta-variant-coronavirus-vaccines-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”health/2021/07/21/delta-variant-coronavirus-vaccines-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210714234335-vacuna-covid-variante-delta-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/health/2021/07/21/delta-variant-coronavirus-vaccines-cohen-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/coronavirus/”,”description”:”CNN Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen reports on why the CDC and public health experts are so worried about the Covid-19 Delta variant.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen reports on why the CDC and public health experts are so worried about the Covid-19 Delta variant.”}],’js-video_headline-featured-1m6d1l5′,”,”js-video_source-featured-1m6d1l5″,true,true,’coronavirus’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length