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    U.S. health officials are examining ‘a handful’ of new, unconfirmed reports after J.& J. vaccine pause, the CDC director says.

    Officials are trying to determine whether the reports might be cases of a rare, serious blood clotting disorder. It’s unclear whether the vaccine was responsible for the original cases.

    Colorado health officials warn of a new surge as counties loosen virus restrictions.

    Health officials say rising case counts are fueled in part by more contagious coronavirus variants, particularly B.1.1.7, the variant first found in Britain.

    U.S. health officials caution governors against easing restrictions, warning that a recent plunge in virus cases ‘may be stalling.’

    “Things are tenuous,” says Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the C.D.C. director. “Now is not the time to relax restrictions.”

    Health Providers Worldwide Welcome Biden Reversal of Anti-Abortion Rule

    By restoring funding cut off by his predecessor, President Biden ended four years of what abortion rights advocates called a concerted assault on women’s reproductive health in the developing world.

    Health Providers Worldwide Welcome Biden Reversal of Anti-Abortion Rule

    By restoring funding cut off by his predecessor, President Biden ended four years of what abortion rights advocates called a concerted assault on women’s reproductive health in the developing world.
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    143,695,759
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 1:05 pm
    Italy
    3,891,063
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 1:05 pm
    Spain
    3,435,840
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 1:05 pm
    Iran
    2,311,813
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 1:05 pm
    Germany
    3,180,810
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 1:05 pm

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