COVID-19 Community Updates

COVID-19 Community Updates

Here are some of the coronavirus updates ADC is following: The Army says it is on track to have 80% of active duty service members vaccinated by July 4, Military.com reported…. About 40% of Marines have chosen not to get vaccinated, according to figures provided to...
Suicide among Reservists Spiked at End of 2020

Suicide among Reservists Spiked at End of 2020

Suicide among active-duty service members surged last summer, at the initial peak of the COVID-19 pandemic but evened off in the final quarter of 2020, Military Times reported, based on the Pentagon’s latest preliminary data. Among active-duty personnel, there were...
More Vets Getting Vaccines than Expected

More Vets Getting Vaccines than Expected

Only about 3% of veterans are turning down COVID-19 vaccines, a figure lower than Veterans Affairs officials expected, Stars and Stripes reported. The figure is higher in some rural areas. “We were worried we’d see more vaccine hesitancy and disparities across...