BA.5 Becomes Most Prominent Covid Strain in America

The new BA.5 COVID-19 variant has quickly become the most prominent strain of the virus in the country, accounting for almost 86% of cases, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Long Beach City COVID-19 & Vaccine Updates
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vaccine availability. For more information on the vaccine , visit the Long Beach City Health Department website.