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CDC Director Rochelle Walensky called the COVID-19 scourge the "pandemic of the unvaccinated" last Friday adding that her "biggest concern is we are going to continue to see preventable cases, hospitalizations and sadly deaths among the unvaccinated."

The vast difference in hospitalization and death rates from the virus are a testament to the vaccine's efficacy. It also reveals the grim reality that just about every death or hospitalization that happens in this phase of the pandemic is preventable.

Ninety-seven percent of those currently hospitalized for severe COVID-19 infections and 99% of recent deaths from the virus are among the unvaccinated.

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