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The 7-day rolling average on Sunday was about 583,000 vaccinations a day, up from about 525,000 a week prior.
And that is widely believed to be an undercount because of overlooked cases or deliberate concealment.
The number of lives lost, as recorded by Johns Hopkins University, is greater than the population of Baltimore or Milwaukee.
For transplant patients, powerful immune-suppressing drugs prevent rejection of their new organs but also leave them extremely vulnerable to the coronavirus.
The seven-day rolling average of new infections hasn't dipped that low since early November.
The country’s first case of the infection was diagnosed almost exactly a year ago.
COVID-19 has now reached every corner of the nation, according to a new Wall Street Journal analysis.
Cases have proliferated in part because of holiday gatherings — and compounded previous surges from Thanksgiving and the return of students to schools.
The milestone was reached just over a year after the coronavirus was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
Over 4,400 people were reported dead from COVID-19 across the nation on Tuesday — the highest daily death toll since the pandemic began.