COVID-19 Update: Chicago Extends Its Stay-At-Home Order

Statewide, more than 1,000 residents have died from COVID-19 in just the first 10 days of January.

Houston Methodist Administers 50,000 Vaccinations As City Struggles With Rising COVID-19 Cases
A health care worker receives the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Dec. 21, 2020 in Houston, Texas. (Go Nakamura/Getty Images)
Houston Methodist Administers 50,000 Vaccinations As City Struggles With Rising COVID-19 Cases
A health care worker receives the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Dec. 21, 2020 in Houston, Texas. (Go Nakamura/Getty Images)

COVID-19 Update: Chicago Extends Its Stay-At-Home Order

Statewide, more than 1,000 residents have died from COVID-19 in just the first 10 days of January.

Illinois has lost more than 1,000 residents to COVID-19 in the first 10 days of January alone — that’s an average of more than 100 deaths per day. This comes as cases continue rising in Chicago, which has just extended its stay-at-home advisory.

Reset checks in with infectious disease specialist Dr. Emily Landon for the latest on COVID-19 in the region and the local response.

GUEST: Dr. Emily Landon, infectious disease specialist at the University of Chicago