October 2020

Fall Surge of COVD-19 Has Arrived, Doctors Say

According to data from Johns Hopkins University, more new cases have been reported this week than last in 33 states. Now we're back up to (about) 50,000 new cases a day. And it's going to continue to rise, Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine, via CNN.Denver Mayor Michael Hancock says that cases in his city are as "high right now as they were at the height of the pandemic back in May.".This is the fall/winter surge that everyone was worried about. And now it's happening. , Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine, via CNN.And it's happening especially in the northern Midwest, and the Northern states are getting hit very hard ... But it's going to be nationally soon enough, Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine, via CNN.According to the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, .COVID-19 could claim the lives of more than 135,000 people in the next three months.This winter -- this November, December, January, February -- could be the worst time in our epidemic. Get ready to hunker down, Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine, via CNN.