Missouri and Vermont alone recorded an improvement of more than 10% in the average number of cases reported last week, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. In Connecticut and Florida, meanwhile, cases have risen by 50% or more, and in other states it has risen by between 10% and 50%.
The states are Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, New Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
New cases remained stable in the remaining states.
On Saturday, epidemiologist Dr Abdul Al-Sayed told CNN, “This is a really painful time and people have to be careful.
‘The boom is likely to get worse’
On Friday, ten states recorded the most one-day cases: Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming, according to Johns Hopkins.
As the infection progresses, so does the hospitalization of the virus. New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said there has been a 101% increase in hospital admissions in her state this month.
The director of the National Institute of Health, Dr. More and more hospital admissions will increase the number of daily coronavirus deaths, says Francis Collins.
“When we first saw the epidemic in March and April, the virus couldn’t stop everywhere … The outbreak is likely to get worse nowhere than in the spring or summer.” -Sayed, the former health director of Detroit, said.
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Experts say Americans can help control the virus by following guidelines given by officials for months: avoiding crowded settings, keeping a distance, keeping small gatherings out and wearing masks.
“This is a good moment for people to stop and ask themselves, ‘What can I do to make sure we can limit further infections when people are appearing inside and people are coming in as the cold weather is chilling?’ , And those curves are going up, in the wrong direction? ”Collins said Friday.
Nebraska Govt. Pete Ricketts announced a change in the state’s health measures, requiring hospitals to reserve at least 10% of Stafford General and ICU beds for Covid-19 patients.
CNN’s Christina Maxoris, Jason Hanna, Dave Elsp, Chuck Johnston, Andre Diaz, Nakia McNab, Samira Said, Nadia Kaunang, Andy Rose and Shelby Lynn Ardman contributed to the report.