Coronavirus cases are out of the charts and Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is sounding the alarm. He discussed COVID-19 and the impact on the African-American community with Byron Allen on The Grio and said we as a nation are in a bad place.. “We are in a very precarious situation, because if you look at the slope, the trajectory of the curve, it has risen now in what I would consider the third jump we have had,” Fauci said. “Yesterday we had 2,000 deaths, we had a total of a quarter of a million deaths, a little more, over 1
Dr. Fauci was asked about rumors of people dying in the streets. “Now the classic iconic story,” says Dr. Fautsi, “that was told to NPR just a few weeks ago, the largest health facility in Montana, Billings, which has 25 intensive care beds at a time for 40 intensive care patients. . So they had to accommodate patients, no, not on the street, but they had to accommodate them in rooms that weren’t intensive, you know, recovery rooms and things like that. And they had to get people to take care of people in the intensive care units who were not specially trained to take care of people in the intensive care unit. So this is something that will almost certainly be corrected if resources are introduced centrally, but you shouldn’t even be in this risky situation. We don’t have to be there. “
“The death toll from COVID-19 in Idaho exceeded 900 residents on Wednesday after 20 new deaths were added to the country,” the report said. A statesman from Idaho. “COVID-19 is the sixth leading cause of death in Idaho in 2020, close to outstripping cerebrovascular disease (strokes and cerebral aneurysms) by a fifth, according to the latest data from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Idaho. “
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“North and South Dakota, with a total population of just over 1.5 million, have become the unlikely outbreak of a global pandemic,” the report said. Financial Times. South Dakota has a positivity rate of more than 43 percent of those tested, according to Johns Hopkins University, which is among the highest in the country, compared to about 3 percent in New York. of Covid per capita in the world. “
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Fauci said the virus “strains the system in some parts of the country. I mean, when you look at those areas that were really affected early – New York, Chicago, New Orleans, Boston and those places that – they never were overcome, but they have come close to them.So they have with the help of the federal government and what their own local aid has received enough backlog and reserve of things like beds, and they can always expand and increase staff. The thing we’re worried about is in states with a population that’s not as dense as some of the states, especially those in the northeast. “
“I believe we can turn things around,” Fautsi told Alan. “And if you have really good attention to public health measures, I believe we can prevent the acceleration of this leap that we are seeing.” So do things “like wearing masks evenly; keeping your distance; avoiding crowds in public places, especially indoors; washing your hands often” and to get through this pandemic in the healthiest way, don’t miss these 35 places you are most likely to catch COVID.