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The World Well being Group is holding a briefing Monday on the coronavirus because the pandemic in the USA accelerates.
As of Sunday, the U.S. has reported a median of about 68,767 new circumstances day-after-day, the very best seven-day common recorded but, in response to a CNBC evaluation of Johns Hopkins College information. Moreover, Covid-19 hospitalizations had been rising by 5% or extra in 34 states as of Sunday, in response to a CNBC evaluation of knowledge collected by the Covid Monitoring Mission.
On Friday, WHO Director-Normal Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that some international locations are on “a harmful observe” heading into flu season.
″Too many international locations are seeing an exponential improve in circumstances and that is now resulting in hospitals and ICU operating shut or above capability and we’re nonetheless solely in October,” he mentioned. “We’re at a vital juncture on this pandemic, significantly within the Northern Hemisphere,” he added.
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