Iowa’s COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline – KCCI Des Moines

AND $.13 A GALLON FROM LAST MONTH. ERIC: ALLERGY SEASON STRIKING HIS BAD NEWS FOR ALLERGY SUFFERERS. IT CAN BE TRICKY WHEN SYMPTOMS ARE THE SAME AS COVID. TOMMIE CLARK IS HERE WITH HOW TO TELL THE DIFFERENCE. TOMMIE: DOCTORS SAY ALWAYS AIR ON THE SIDE OF TESTING IF YOU THINK IT COULD BE COVID. IF YOU HAVE BODY ACHES, CHILLS, OR A FEVER GET TESTED FOR SURE. IF YOU HAVE ITCHY, WATERY EYES ITS PROBABLY ALLERGIES. SHORTNESS OF BREATH CAN BE A SYMPTOM OF ALLERGIES LIKE ALLERGIC ASTHMA BUT IS ALSO A PROMINENT SYMPTOM OF COVID-19. IF YOU HAVE A COUPLE SYMPTOMS OR FEEL BORDERLINE GET TESTED. >> > > THE KEY DIFFERENCES ARE NASAL CONGESTION, RUNNY NOSE, SNEEZING, ITCHY AND WATERY EYES. YOURE PROBABLY HAVING ALLERGIES. IF YOU ARE NOT HAVING THESE THINGS BY HAVING BODY ACHES, CHILLS, AND FEVER IT IS WORTH YOUR WHILE TO GET TESTED FOR COVID. TOMMIE: HE ALSO SAYS GET VACCINATED ADDING THAT NOW IS THE TIME, BECAUSE WERE IN A RACE AGAINST THE VIRUS. THE MORE TIME THE VIRUS HAS TO MUTANT OR POP UP AS A VARIANT, MEANS THE MORE PROBLEMS WELL SEE DOWN THE ROAD. IF PEOPLE GET VACCINATED BEFORE THAT HAPPENS, WELL ALL GET TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE PANDEM

Iowas COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline

Upgraded: 9:59 AM CDT May 13, 2021

The Iowa Department of Public Health releases COVID-19 information in genuine time on this site. KCCI releases a summary of the data each day at 10 a.m.

Twenty-four hours previously, the health department reported 398,496 total positive tests and 5,989 total deaths.State data reveals 1,216,277 individuals have actually been completely immunized in Iowa, with 2,538,058 total dosages administered. Find out how you can get vaccinated in Iowa here.Iowas COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline. KCCI publishes a summary of the data each day at 10 a.m.

Find out how you can get vaccinated in Iowa here.Iowas COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline. Find out how you can get immunized in Iowa here.Iowas COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline.

IF YOU HAVE BODY ACHES, CHILLS, OR A FEVER GET TESTED FOR SURE. IF YOU ARE NOT HAVING THESE THINGS BY HAVING BODY ACHES, CHILLS, AND FEVER IT IS WORTH YOUR WHILE TO GET TESTED FOR COVID. IF PEOPLE GET VACCINATED BEFORE THAT HAPPENS, WELL ALL GET TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE PANDEM

DES MOINES, Iowa– The Iowa Department of Public Health on Thursday reported 295 new positive COVID-19 tests and five additional deaths.
State information reveals 1,216,277 people have been fully vaccinated in Iowa, with 2,538,058 overall dosages administered. Find out how you can get immunized in Iowa here.Iowas COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decrease. There have been 4,929,002 virus tests administered in Iowa.COVID-19 hospitalizations are up slightly from 159 to 162 overnight.