· CDC researchers have confirmed that the Delta variant of the coronavirus is still the most deadly strain in the U.S.
· In fact, Omicron is half as likely to cause hospitalization and when it comes to death? It’s 91% LESS likely when compared to Delta. · CDC Director Rochelle Walensky also says she believes the majority of U.S. deaths are people who were infected with Delta and not the omicron strain.
· CDC data shows based on a seven-day average, there are 16-hundred COVID-19 deaths a day nationwide. · Source: CDC