The number of confirmed cases of coronovirus (COVID-19) in Michigan rose to 158,026 as of Saturday, including 7,182 deaths, state officials report.
Saturday’s update represents 3,338 new cases and 35 additional deaths. On Friday, there were a total of 154,688 cases and 7,147 deaths in the state.
MDHHS stated that 96% of test results have been generated from samples collected by individuals in the last five days.
“Data shows that we are seeing an alarming increase in the incidence of COVID-19 infection in Michigan. It is more important now than ever that people take it seriously, “said Dr. Jong Khaldun, chief medical executive and deputy for health,” every time you are going to be around someone outside your home, a Wear a mask Avoid large gatherings and keep a safe distance from others. If the rate continues to be the same, then we risk overshadowing our hospitals and many of the mixiganders die. “
We are seeing an alarming increase in COVID-19 cases in Michigan right now. It is important that we wear masks, avoid large gatherings, and practice physical distance. Your fellow mixiganders and our frontline health care workers are counting on each of us to do the right thing.
– Governor Gretchen Whitmer (@GovWhitmer) October 24, 2020
New COVID-19 cases and deaths have increased in Michigan in the past month. The test remains stable, averaging over 35,000 per day, with a positive rate of about 4.5% in the last week.
The hospital has been steadily increasing for the past four weeks, including critical care and a slight increase in ventilator use.
The 7-day moving average for Michigan’s daily affairs was 1,682 on Thursday, close to its all-time high. The state has a mortality rate of 4.7%. The state also reports “active cases”, which were listed at 36,200 on Thursday.
According to Johns Hopkins University, there have been more than 3.3 million recoveries in the US, with more than 8.4 million cases reported across the country. More than 224,005 people have died in America
Worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University, approximately 42.3 million people are infected and more than 1.1 million people are killed. The exact number is certainly much higher, due to limited testing, different ways nations count dead and deliberate under-reporting by some governments.
New Daily Michigan COVID-19 Yoga from September 10
- September 10 – 924 new cases
- September 11 – 1,313 new cases
- September 12 – 692 new cases
- 14 September – 1,088 new cases (case number for two days)
- 15 September – 571 new cases
- 16 September – 680 new cases
- September 17 – 829 new cases
- September 18 – 695 new cases
- September 19 – 483 new cases
- 21 September – 1,536 new cases (case number for two days)
- September 22 – 504 new cases
- 23 September – 705 new cases
- September 24 – 982 new cases
- September 25 – 929 new cases
- 26 September – 901 new cases
- 28 September – 1,308 new cases (case number for two days)
- September 29 – 898 new cases
- September 30 – 1,054 new cases
- 1 October – 891 new cases
- October 2 – 780 new cases
- 3 October – 1,158 new cases
- 5 October – 1,407 new cases (case number for two days)
- October 6 – 903 new cases
- 7 October – 1,016 new cases
- October 8 – 1,197 new cases
- October 9 – 1,095 new cases
- 10 October – 1,522 new cases
- October 12 – 1,809 new cases (case number for two days)
- 13 October – 1,237 new cases
- 14 October – 1,359 new cases
- 15 October – 2,030 new cases (case inflated due to system slowdown)
- 16 October – 2015 new cases
- 17 October – 1,791 new cases
- October 19 – 2,909 new cases (case number for two days)
- 20 October – 1,586 new cases
- October 21 – 1,597 new cases
- 22 October – 1,873 new cases
- 23 October – 1,826 new cases
- October 24 – 3,338 new cases
Latest COVID-19 data in Michigan:
- Tracking Michigan COVID-19 Nursing Home Cases and Deaths
- Monitoring data of COVID-19 Hospital in Michigan
For most people, coronovirus causes mild or moderate symptoms that become apparent in two to three weeks. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can lead to more serious illnesses, including pneumonia and death.
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Here is a charted timeline of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Michigan:
- Full coverage: Coronavirus in Michigan
Here are the Michigan COVID-19 cases broken down by gender (see here if you are not looking at the table):
How COVID-19 expands
Spread from person to person
The virus is mainly believed to spread from person to person.
- Between people who are in close contact with each other (within about 6 feet).
- When an infected person coughs or sneezes, through breath drops.
These drops can land in the mouth or nose of those who are nearby or possibly live in the lungs.
Can anyone spread the virus without getting sick?
- People are considered most contagious when they are most symptomatic (most sick).
- Some symptoms may be possible before people show symptoms; There have been reports of this happening with this new coronavirus, but the virus is not believed to be the main method of spreading.
Spreads by contact with contaminated surfaces or objects
It is possible that a person can get COVID-19 by touching a surface or object and marking the virus on it and then touching their own mouth, nose, or possibly their eyes, but it is the main virus Ways not thought about spreads.
How easily the virus spreads
How easily the virus spreads from one person to another. Some viruses are highly contagious (easily spread) like measles, while other viruses do not spread easily. Another factor is whether the spread is constant, spreading continuously without stopping.
Prevention and treatment
There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus virus 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent the disease is to avoid exposure to this virus. However, as a reminder, the CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including:
- Avoid close contact with people who are ill.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue into the litter.
- Often touching clean and disinfected objects and surfaces using regular household cleaning sprays or wipes.
- Wear a mask or face cover when going public.
Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; Before eating; And coughing, or sneezing, after running down your nose.
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Those who think they may be exposed to COVID-19 should contact their healthcare provider immediately.
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