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90,000 US COVID-19 deaths could have been prevented by vaccines in 4 months, 2 leading US nonprofits estimate

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A protester holds an anti-vaccination sign as supporters of President Donald Trump rally in Woodland Hills, California on May 16, 2020.
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About 90,000 COVID-19 deaths in the US between June and September were preventable, two US nonprofits say.
In September, 49,000 deaths could have been avoided if more adults got a COVID-19 shot, they said.
The Kaiser Family Foundation and the Peterson Center on Healthcare cited a tracker that uses CDC data.
About 90,000 COVID-19 deaths in the US between the start of June and the end of September were probably preventable by...
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