For the first time, Maine has registered more than 100 new daily cases of COVID-19, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The Maine CDC reported 103 new cases on Friday, bringing the total from the outbreak to 6,570. This is the second consecutive day that Maine has set a new record for daily cases. The death toll from COVID-19 remains 146. No new deaths have been reported in 13 days. 33 additional recoveries, leading to a total of 5,495. 432 new cases have been reported in the last six days. Maine CDC director Dr Nirav Shah said positivity had risen from 0.42% two weeks ago to 0.8% since Thursday. The level of positivity in Maine is still well below the national average of 6.3%. Shah stressed that small indoor gatherings are a source of virus transmission. He urged people to wear faceplates, reduce attendance and open windows to increase ventilation. Confirmed cases: 5,829. Probable cases: 741
For the first time, Maine has registered more than 100 new daily cases of COVID-19, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
The CDC in Maine reported 103 new cases on Friday, with a total of 6,570 since the outbreak began.
This is the second day in a row that Maine has set a new record for everyday events.
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The number of deaths with COVID-19 who died remains 146. No new deaths were reported in 13 days.
There were 33 additional recoveries, resulting in a total of 5,495.
In the last six days, 432 new cases have been registered.
CDC director in Maine Dr. Nirav Shah said that on Thursday the positivity had risen from 0.42% two weeks ago to 0.8%. The level of positivity in Maine is still well below the national average of 6.3%.
Shah stressed that small indoor gatherings are a source of virus transmission. He urged people to wear cladding, shorten attendance and open windows to increase ventilation.
Shah said he was concerned that people’s bubbles were getting so big they would burst.
DATE OF MAIN CORONAVIRUS:
- Deaths: 146.
- Total cases: 6570.
- Confirmed cases: 5,829.
- Probable cases: 741.
- Cumulative degree of positivity: 1.19%.
- 14-day degree of positivity: 0.4%.
- Recovered patients: 5495.
- Active cases: 929.
- Currently hospitalized: 17.
- Resuscitation patients: 5.
- Patient ventilators: 1.
Symptoms of the coronavirus may include fever, cough, difficulty breathing and sore throat. Symptoms usually appear two to 14 days after exposure.
Other symptoms include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle aches, headaches and a new loss of taste and / or smell.
Health officials said most patients had mild symptoms and could recover at home.
However, some patients, especially those with underlying diseases, may develop more severe respiratory illnesses.
The coronavirus appears to spread in similar ways to the flu and the common cold, which involves air in the air through coughing and sneezing, close personal contact such as touching and shaking hands, and touching an object or surface with the virus on it, then touching your mouth. , nose or eyes.
Anyone experiencing symptoms is encouraged to call their healthcare provider, not just appear in person.
StrengthenME: The Ministry of Health and Social Services in Maine created StrengthenME to help Mainers deal with the stress and insecurity of the pandemic. The program offers a hotline that works seven days a week from 8 am to 8 pm Anyone who needs help can call the hotline at 207-221-8198.
Maine Helps: The Maine Helps website offers ways in which Mainers can directly help nonprofits, healthcare and business during the COVID-19 outbreak.
FrontLine WarmLine: A telephone line from the Ministry of Health and Social Services in Maine to help employees working on the first lines of the coronavirus outbreak. The telephone line will be serviced from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Every day by calling 207-221-8196 or 866-367-4440 or by sending messages to 898-211.