Thursday, July 9, 2020

U.S. May Be Headed for a ‘Full-Blown’ COVID-19 Outbreak: How to Prepare

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths in the United States continues to climb, the country may be headed for a ‘full-blown’ outbreak. Getty Images

  • Experts have voiced concerns that the recent spike in COVID-19 cases could indicate the United States is heading toward a “full-blown” outbreak.
  • In some states, the number of people who are getting sick and going to the hospital has exponentially increased.
  • A number of hospitals in some counties are at, or near, ICU capacity, meaning they can’t admit additional patients.
  • Experts say maintaining good hygiene, physical distancing, and wearing face masks are the best way to help stop the spread of COVID-19Read more >>