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With the delta variant surging, "All people 12 years and older, including people who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to get pregnant now or might become pregnant in the future" should get vaccinated against COVID-19, the CDC urges. DjelicS/Getty Images hide caption

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Vaccinating During Pregnancy Has Become Even More Urgent As ICU Beds Fill Up

Only 23% of those pregnant in the U.S. have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, statistics show. And with the delta variant surging, those who are unvaccinated are especially vulnerable.

Kindergartner Allyson Zavala joined with other students and school superintendent Austin Buetner for a class selfie in April inside teacher Alicia Pizzi's classroom at Maurice Sendak Elementary School in North Hollywood, Calif. Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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How To Keep Your Child Safe From The Delta Variant

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How To Keep Your Child Safe From The Delta Variant

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With the delta variant surging, "All people 12 years and older, including people who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to get pregnant now or might become pregnant in the future" should get vaccinated against COVID-19, the CDC urges. DjelicS/Getty Images hide caption

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Vaccinating During Pregnancy Has Become Even More Urgent As ICU Beds Fill Up

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Jeopardy! executive producer Mike Richards (left) will host the daily syndicated program, while actor Mayim Bialik will host the primetime series and new spinoffs. Sony Pictures Entertainment; Francois Durand/Getty Images hide caption

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It's Double 'Jeopardy!': Mike Richards And Mayim Bialik Will Be New Hosts

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