DALLAS – Texas well being officers reported greater than 3,900 new circumstances of COVID-19 Saturday, because the illness brought on by the novel coronavirus continued to place stress on hospital techniques across the state.
State well being authorities reported greater than 8,500 Texans hospitalized with COVID-19 Saturday, roughly consistent with the Friday rely. Texas added 3,954 confirmed circumstances of the virus and 102 fatalities Saturday, in keeping with the Texas Division of State Well being Providers.
Texas has had greater than 1 million confirmed COVID-19 circumstances and 21,309 fatalities. The precise variety of circumstances is believed to be far larger as a result of many individuals haven’t been examined and a few who get the illness don’t present signs.
During the last seven days, multiple in 10 coronavirus exams in Texas have come again constructive, in keeping with knowledge from Johns Hopkins College.
Within the El Paso and San Antonio areas native leaders have issued partial curfews via Monday morning in an effort to restrict the unfold of the virus.
For most individuals, the coronavirus causes delicate or average signs that clear up inside weeks. However for others, particularly older adults and folks with current well being issues, the virus may cause extreme signs and be deadly. The overwhelming majority of individuals get well.
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