One year. 12 months. 52 weeks. 365 days. The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted so much of our lives since March 2020, when University Hospital first started taking care of patients sick with the virus. This timeline charts the fight against the pandemic.
The U.S. COVID-19 vaccination program is proceeding apace, with more than one-fifth of adult Americans having received at least one dose and eligibility opening up for everyone by May 1, under orders from President Joe Biden.
The new coronavirus is mutating in an attempt to elude vaccines and treatments, putting a greater onus on Americans to get vaccinated and use social distancing measures to avoid infection, U.S. health officials said Friday.