A 73-year-old veteran in Pennsylvania, who is fully vaccinated, is currently hospitalized after being diagnosed with the COVID-19 Delta Variant, a report said. Joe Pucci started to exhibit symptoms last month and, as his condition worsened, visited the Pittsburgh VA Medical Center.
He told the station that he did not believe he would survive. His family said that he has some underlying health issues, like diabetes. His daughter said doctors indicated that Joe Pucci would not be alive if not for early treatment. Pucci also credits being vaccinated.He told the station to get vaccinated and if you think you’re sick, don’t hesitate to go to the emergency room because they will help you like how they helped me.President Biden on Tuesday said the White House is launching COVID-19 surge response teams to prevent another spike in coronavirus cases amid the rising threat from the Delta Variant.
Noting that COVID-19 cases and deaths are down by 90 per cent since January, he said millions of fully vaccinated Americans are now living their lives as they did before the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. More than 182 million Americans have received at least one shot, including nearly 90 per cent of seniors and 70 per cent of adults over the age of 27