Officials: New COVID-19 cases shifting toward younger Mississippians; vaccines on the way

As newly reported cases of the coronavirus continue to remain at high levels, Mississippi officials said Monday that the demographics of those most affected is starting to shift toward younger people. During a news conference at the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s School of Medicine, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Clinical Affairs Alan Jones said people in their 20s and 30s are starting to make up a large part of new cases, though specific data wasn’t provided.The Clarion Ledger, Read More.

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