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COVID-19 Bulletin (04/12/22)

Vaccinations are up and more good news for treatment options.

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 549 new COVID-19 cases and eight deaths on Monday.

COVID-19 vaccinations rise in the US after several weeks of steady decline, reports the Chicago Tribune. The bulk of the recent vaccinations were booster doess, data shows.

Getting COVID-19 twice is more common as immunity wanes. Houston Today says that recent studies done in England suggest 10% of reported cases are reinfections.

According to the New York Times, a drugmaker said a new medication slashed deaths among patients with severe COVID-19. A late-stage trial was halted after strong early results. Read more here.