In the U.S., 47 million Americans have been infected with the virus – that’s nearly 15 per cent of the total population.
New cases are increasing by about a million people every two weeks. And at least 14 states are reporting an uptick in overall hospitalizations.
On Wednesday the U.S. began administering Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11, the latest group to become eligible for the shots.
With American Thanksgiving approaching, medical experts say the situation could get even worse. Jennifer Johnson reports.
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