As the Delta variant of the coronavirus spreads across the globe, officials with the World Health Organization officials are urging continued public health measures — including the wearing of masks for vaccinated individuals. Dr. Kevin Most is the Chief Medical Officer at Northwestern Medicine’s Central DuPage Hospital. He joins Bob Sirott and the WGN Radio Morning Show every Monday morning following the 6:30am newscast. During today’s visit, Dr. Most shared his thoughts on whether it’s necessary for people to start wearing masks again. Dr. Most also talked about when a booster shot for the COVID-19 vaccine will be needed, and answered questions sent in from listeners as well. If you have a question for Dr. Most, send the show an email: BobShow@WGNradio.com
Coronavirus by State
COVID-19 Testing Vs. Confirmed Cases by State
10 On Your Side created a database that reflects the approximate number of coronavirus tests conducted in each state in the United States to date. The numbers in this data set are approximate and are based on current public information. 10 On Your Side collected the data directly from each state's official department of health website. The coronavirus pandemic is an evolving crisis. 10 On Your Side will update this database around 5 p.m. every day to keep the numbers as accurate as possible.