COVID-19 is caused by a coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. Older adults and people who have severe underlying medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness.
Rates of #COVID19 cases remain high, especially in parts of the Midwest & Northeast. The 7-day average of daily new cases is 86,413. CDC recommends everyone 5+ years get a COVID-19 vaccine & everyone 18+ years get a booster dose. Get vaccinated!