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CDC Issues Two Reports on Overall Mortality Rates and on COVID-19 Mortality Rates

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued, as part of its latest Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), two reports: 1) on overall mortality rates; and 2) on mortality rates from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  CDC notes that data indicates a rise in mortality rates overall and that COVID-19 was the third leading cause of death after heart disease and cancer.  To read the CDC report on overall mortality rates, use the first link below.  To read the CDC report on COVID-19 mortality rates, use the second link below.
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/71/wr/pdfs/mm7117e1-H.pdf?ACSTrackingID=USCDC_921-DM80268&ACSTrackingLabel=MMWR%20Early%20Release%20-%20Vol.%2071%2C%20April%2022%2C%202022&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM80268  (CDC report on overall mortality rates)
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/71/wr/pdfs/mm7117e2-H.pdf?ACSTrackingID=USCDC_921-DM80268&ACSTrackingLabel=MMWR%20Early%20Release%20-%20Vol.%2071%2C%20April%2022%2C%202022&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM80268  (CDC report on COVID-19 mortality rates)