COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/20/2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/20/2020

COVID-19 Trends in Texas Texas net new daily COVID-19 cases have remained consistent over the past two weeks.  Net new daily COVID-19 cases have fluctuated between 4,000 and 6,000 new daily cases across the state of Texas (Google, n.d.).  The forecasts of new weekly...
COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/12/2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/12/2020

COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are on the rise for majority of the United States.  Five states have seen more than a 50% increase in new cases, 26 others have seen an increase between 10-15% in the past week, three states have seen a decrease, and 16 states...
COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/6/2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update – 10/6/2020

      As of October 5, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated guidance on how COVID-19 spreads via airborne transmission.  The small droplets and particles of the virus can linger in the air for minutes to hours, which is a similar...
COVID-19 Weekly Update – 09/21/2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update – 09/21/2020

COVID-19 Weekly Update – 09/21/2020 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) modified its guidelines on the transmission of SARS-Cov-2 (also known as Corona Virus and COVID-19).  The modified guidelines, which were removed, state that COVID-19 can...