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Tuesday’s Coronavirus Updates: 3289 new cases reported in Florida and 65 new deaths – Wink News

As of 11 a.m. Tuesday, there have been 103,506 positive cases of the coronavirus in the state. The case count includes 101,306 Florida residents and 2,200 non-Florida residents. There are 3,237 deaths reported and 13,318 hospitalizations, according to the Flo…

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As of 11 a.m. Tuesday, there have been 103,506 positive cases of the coronavirus in the state. The case count includes 101,306 Florida residents and 2,200 non-Florida residents. There are 3,237 death…

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Coronavirus pandemic could impact cancer rates and care in the future – CNN

The news about cancer is good for now, but the future doesn’t look as bright, according to a report published this week by the American Association for Cancer Research.

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(CNN)The news about cancer is good for now, but the future doesn’t look as bright, according to a report published this week by the American Association for Cancer Research.
The AACR Cancer Progress Report 2020 found the number of cancer survivors living in the United States has reached a record high, with more than 16.9 million survivors, according to the report.
The US cancer death rate fell by 29% from 1991 to 2017. That’s about 2.9 million lives saved, the report said.
Since August 2019,…

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COVID-19 cases also spike in Salt Lake County homeless centers – KSL.com

This week, Salt Lake County officials reported 93 active positive cases from Salt Lake Valley homeless shelters.

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SALT LAKE CITY After months of keeping COVID-19 mostly at bay, Salt Lake County homeless centers are seeing another spike in cases along with other areas in the state of Utah.
This week, Salt Lake County officials reported 93 active positive cases from Salt Lake Valley homeless shelters, including about 70 cases from the Gail Miller Resource Center, 242 W. Paramount Ave., and about 20 cases from the Rescue Mission, 463 S. 400 West, according to Salt Lake County health officials.
The outbreak i…

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Minnesota Department of Health criticized after changing COVID-19 hospitalization data – KSTP

"That data is very important in understanding where a given state is in its sort of path and trajectory in regard to the pandemic, and whether we see changes, and slowing down growth of hospitalizations, for example. And we were getting all four metrics …

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The data that isn’t easily accessible anymore is how many overall patients are in the ICU or hospital right now, specifically for COVID-19. And Jensen thinks that’s a problem.
“If you want to find that, you’re going to have to dig, you’re going to have to add and subtract, and look at multiple screens, and the ease with which you can see it previously is gone and we’re not going to restore it. That just blows me away,” said Jensen.
He’s not the only one concerned.
Dr. Pinar Karaca-Mandic, who…

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