Four more people with Covid-19 have died, 859 new cases
Oct 26 2020
The Ohio Department of Health reported 2,309 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 198,115.
According to the United States Centers for Disease Control, the PCR (polymerase chain reaction) tests that determine confirmed cases are more sensitive than the antigen tests that determine probable cases.
The case in managed isolation was under investigation yesterday and has now been classified as a confirmed case - but they have already recovered.
According to Johns Hopkins University reports, the USA reported more than 71,000 coronavirus cases on Thursday, marking the nation's single highest daily case count since late July. This is the single biggest 24-hour surge in new cases in the US.
SOFIA, Bulgaria - Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has tested positive for the new coronavirus as the number of infected with COVID-19 in the Balkan country has been on a steady rise in the two weeks.
No new local deaths attributable to COVID-19 were reported Saturday.
There were 190 new cases reported in Cuyahoga County today.
The Arkansas Center for Health Improvements released city-level COVID data updated through October 19 this week. In all, 12,625 COVID-19 test results have returned from Union County, including 11,509 negatives, indicating an overall local positivity rate of 8.8%.
A total of 859 new case numbers were confirmed across Ireland on Saturday. Probable cases are investigated and handled in the same way as confirmed cases, DOH officials said.
The COVID-19 Dashboard provides up-to-date information on the key indicators of COVID-19 in the community.
The other regions in province reporting more than 10 new COVID-19 cases include Durham Region (51), Eastern Ontario Health Unit (43) Simcoe Muskoka (23), Halton (21), Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph (15), and Waterloo (14).
The number of infections is thought to be far higher because many people have not been tested, and studies suggest people can be infected with the virus without feeling sick.
The Northeast reported an 83% increase in cases in the past month.
Italy's confirmed death toll in the pandemic rose to 37,338, with 128 deaths since Saturday.