COVID-19 vaccinations have helped to drastically reduce daily positive cases in the U.S. When the first COVID-19 vaccinations became available to Americans in mid-December of 2020, hopes were high that they would represent the turning point in our battle against the Coronavirus pandemic. At that point, daily positive COVID-19 cases in America were at their highest to date and would continue to climb until early January, when they reached more than 240,000 positive cases a day. With vaccines steadily being administered to more and more of the American population, the positive case count has plummeted to just over 60,000 a day, marking a roughly 75% drop in infections, as shown below.

Increased delivery and better administration of the vaccine will save thousands of lives.

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