State officials reported that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan rose to 106,215 as of Saturday, including 6,534 deaths.
Saturday’s update represents 838 new cases and 8 additional deaths. That’s up from 105,377 cases and 6,526 deaths reported on Friday.
The deaths reported today include 3 deaths that were identified during a vital records review.
Michigan reported 80,678 recoveries today. the state It also reports “active cases” That was listed at 22,000 on Thursday. Michigan 7 day moving average For daily issues it was 637 on Thursday. The state’s death rate is 6.2 percent.
New cases increased slightly in the past week, while deaths remained steady in Michigan. The test remained constant, with a Average over 30,000 Per day, the rate is positive between 3 and 3.5 percent. The state announced its highest total in a single day with more than 41,000 diagnostic tests on August 21.
The number of hospitalizations increased slightly During the past month, it has remained lower than in April. Ventilator use was at its lowest level since the tracking on Thursday.
According to Johns Hopkins University, more than 2.2 million people have recovered in the United States, with more than 6.2 million cases reported across the country. More than 187,000 people have died in the United States
Worldwide, more than 26.3 million people have been confirmed infected and more than 875,000 have died, according to Johns Hopkins University. The real numbers are certainly much higher, due to the limited testing and the different ways in which states count the dead and the deliberate lack of reporting by some governments.
New daily COVID-19 totals in Michigan since July 28
- July 28 – 669 new cases
- July 29 – 996 new cases * (300 backlog added)
- July 30 – 715 new cases
- July 31 – 734 new cases
- August 1 – 735 new cases
- August 2 – 426 new cases
- August 3 – 604 new cases
- August 4 – 664 new cases
- August 5 – 657 new cases
- August 6 – 722 new cases
- August 7 – 762 new cases
- August 8 – 698 new cases
- August 9 – 514 new cases
- August 10 – 557 new cases
- August 11 – 796 new cases
- August 12 – 515 new cases
- August 13 – 1121 new cases
- August 14 – 748 new cases
- August 15 – 1015 new cases
- August 16 – 565 new cases
- August 17 – 465 new cases
- August 18 – 477 new cases
- August 19 – 616 new cases
- August 20 – 419 new cases
- August 21 – 374 new cases * (less than expected due to reports of electronic lab results)
- August 22 – 953 new cases * (number of cases is higher due to August 21 issue)
- August 23 – 768 new cases * (number of cases is higher due to the August 21 issue)
- August 24 – 868 new cases
- August 25 – 779 new cases
- August 26 – 761 new cases
- August 27 – 758 new cases
- August 28 – 741 new cases
- August 29 – 799 new cases
- August 30 – 539 new cases
- August 31 – 451 new cases
- September 1 – 718 new cases
- September 2 – 524 new cases
- September 3 – 685 new cases
- September 4 – 982 new cases
- September 5 – .. new cases
Michigan’s latest COVID-19 data:
For most people, the Coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms that disappear within two to three weeks. For some, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause more serious illness, including pneumonia and death.
Here are the COVID-19 cases in Michigan broken down by gender (Show here if you don’t see the schedule):
How is COVID-19 Spread
Spread from person to person
The virus is believed to be spread mainly from person to person.
- Between people who are in close contact with each other (about 6 feet away).
- By respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.
These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people nearby, or they may be inhaled into the lungs.
Can a person spread the virus without getting sick?
- People are thought to be most contagious when they are most symptomatic (the sickest).
- Some spread may be possible before people have symptoms; There have been reports of this happening with this new coronavirus, but this is not believed to be the main way the virus spreads.
It spreads from contact with contaminated surfaces or objects
It may be possible for a person to contract COVID-19 by touching a surface or object with the virus in it and then touching their mouth, nose, or possibly eyes, but this is not thought to be the main way the virus spreads.
How easily the virus can spread
How easily the virus spreads can vary from person to person. Some viruses are highly contagious (spread easily), such as measles, while others do not spread easily. Another factor is whether the spread is sustainable or not, it spreads continuously without stopping.
Prevention and treatment
There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent disease is to avoid exposure to this virus. However, as a reminder, the CDC always recommends taking daily preventive measures to help prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses, including:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then dispose of it in the trash.
- Clean and sanitize frequently touched objects and surfaces with a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
- Wear a mask or face covering in public places.
Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
People who believe they have been exposed to COVID-19 should contact their healthcare provider immediately.
Question about Corona virus? Ask Dr. McGeorge here.
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