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The World Health Organization is holding a briefing Monday on the coronavirus as the pandemic in the United States accelerates.
As of Sunday, the U.S. has reported a mean of about 68,767 new circumstances every single day, the highest seven-day common recorded but, based on a CNBC evaluation of Johns Hopkins University information. Additionally, Covid-19 hospitalizations had been rising by 5% or extra in 34 states as of Sunday, based on a CNBC evaluation of knowledge collected by the Covid Tracking Project.
On Friday, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that some nations are on “a dangerous track” heading into flu season.
″Too many nations are seeing an exponential enhance in circumstances and that is now resulting in hospitals and ICU operating shut or above capability and we’re nonetheless solely in October,” he said. “We are at a important juncture in this pandemic, significantly in the Northern Hemisphere,” he added.