Only two U.S. States report a decrease in the number of new cases of coronavirus compared to last week: Connecticut and Rhode island.
The largest increase of new patients observed in the 36 States, Florida among them, the leader – according to some experts, the region becomes the next epicenter of the infection. Officials in the United States also warned about the increase in the number of cases among young people.
In Florida, recorded 9 585 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, which is a one-day record since the beginning of the pandemic. The former head of the Center for control and disease prevention Tom Frieden (Tom Frieden) said that the increase is actual and not the results of increased testing, he warned about the wider dissemination and mortality in the future of the country.
“As a physician, scientist, epidemiologist, I can tell you with 100% certainty that in most States the real increase. It’s more spread of the virus,” Frieden said to Fox News. According to him, the mortality rate has not reached the peak, because this index lags behind by about a month.