US surpasses 4 million coronavirus cases

US surpasses 4 million coronavirus cases

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the US surpassed 4 million Thursday, according to data collected by Johns Hopkins University. The US hit the 3 million mark just 15 days ago, and has doubled its total case count in a little more than a month with California leading the states with the highest number of confirmed cases at more than 425,000. The death toll approached 144,000.

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John W
John W 1 weeks

Positive test results but no actual test. some receive positive COVID-19 results but never got tested https://www.mysuncoast.com/2020/07/19/concerns-arise-some-receive-positive-covid-results-never-got-tested/ "I got a call asking for me, and they told me that I had tested positive. I was like, ‘Positive for what?” Then, the lady said for COVID, and I said, ‘That’s impossible. I never got tested, Ma’am,’” Mindy Clark said. Clark had gone to the drive thru testing sight at Manatee Rural Health, but before she was able to get swabbed, she left the line because she realized it was for people with symptoms only. “I told them they needed to take this off my record, and they said I had to prove it to them that I wasn’t positive,” Clark continued. She tested negative just two days later, and also tested negative for the antibodies. Plus, according to many of our viewers, this hasn’t only happened to her. Clark says if she and many others have been incorrectly identified as positive in the state’s system so easily, how accurate are the numbers that are released daily?

John W
John W 1 weeks

Florida to investigate alleged COVID test result mix-ups https://www.fox35orlando.com/news/florida-to-investigate-alleged-covid-test-result-mix-ups How does someone test positive for coronavirus if they have never been tested? Reports of this happening have been pouring into FOX 35 News since we began investigating COVID-19 data.

John W
John W 1 weeks

Yes CDC data shows steady decrease in deaths. https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/vsrr/covid19/index.htm Where's the surge, still waiting.

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