“I think it’s important that we protect everyone in our lives,” said man getting booster shot
Posted: Nov 24, 2021 / 05:25 PM EST / Updated: Nov 24, 2021 / 06:30 PM EST
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Dr. Emil Lesho with Rochester Regional Health says the whole region is seeing an uptick in serious COVID-19 infections. On Wednesday, Monroe County reported 607 new COVID infections, the highest single-day increase since January.
“The majority of the severe infections, 9 out of 10 in the ICU, are unvaccinated,” says Lesho.
Lesho also says when it comes to vaccines, we now know that protections from them diminish over time. “When you get out to about the eight-month mark,