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Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) — United States, February 12–March 16, 2020

On March 18, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Summary What is already known about…

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New Study Identifies Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Severe Flu Outcomes

August 24, 2021 – A new CDC studyexternal icon published today identified racial and ethnic disparities in severe flu-related outcomes across…

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CDC updates, expands list of people at risk of severe COVID-19 illness

Based on a detailed review of available evidence to date, CDC has updated and expanded the list of who is…

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Scientific Evidence for Conditions that Increase Risk of Severe Illness | COVID-19

Supported by meta-analysis/systematic review Cancer Systematic Review [1, 2]Cohort Study [3-5]Case Series [6-8]Case Control Study [9] Cerebrovascular disease Meta-Analysis [10-13]Synthesis…

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COVID-19 Vaccines for People at Increased Risk for Severe Illness from COVID-19

Adults of any age with certain underlying medical conditions are at increased risk for severe illness from the virus that…

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Infection Control: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)

1. Recommended routine infection prevention and control (IPC) practices during the COVID-19 pandemic CDC recommends using additional infection prevention and…

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COVID-19 Vaccines and Severe Allergic Reactions

What CDC Recommends If you have ever had a severe allergic reaction to any ingredient in a COVID-19 vaccine, CDC…

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People with Moderate to Severe Asthma

Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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Treatments Your Healthcare Provider Might Recommend for Severe Illness

The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to or spreading the virus that causes COVID-19: Wash…

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Certain Medical Conditions and Risk for Severe COVID-19 Illness

Summary of Recent Changes Revisions were made on October 6, 2020 to reflect recent data supporting increased risk of severe…