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Archive for Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Your coronavirus update for Wednesday: Overall deaths from COVID-19 exceed 34,000 in Florida

  Just over 34,000 people — residents and non-residents — have died with COVID-19 in Florida. That includes 89 reported today. Coronavirus deaths were trending downward in the state until about a week ago. Data compiled by the New York Times shows the seven-day average has been rising since then. Another 5,166 Florida residents have tested positive for the virus. And the seven-day average of new cases is up by 12% over the previous week, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University and analyzed by NPR. Fewer than 3,000 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Florida.. And the state reports that nearly 5-point-9 million residents have gotten at least one shot of a coronavirus vaccine. Three-point-3 million are fully ...
Published in Central Florida News, Health