Scientists see Florida as a bellwester for the nation, the farthest in the state Lift the banReopening the society and welcoming tourists.
If recent trends indicate anything, the rest of the country may be in trouble.
The number of confirmed coronovirus cases in Florida has been steadily increasing, although hospitalizations and deaths are still low. In the last one week, the state has received average rainfall Around 5,000 cases per day, An increase of 8 percent from its average two weeks ago.
B.1.1.7 is also the first identified more-infectious variant in the UK Growing fast in florida, Where it accounts for a larger proportion of total cases than any other state Collected numbers By the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
“Wherever our exponential growth has occurred, we expect an upsurge in cases, and an increase in cases will lead to hospitalizations and deaths,” said epidemiologist Bill Hainz of the Harvard TH School of Public Health.
Florida has one of the nation’s most deceptive and unskilled vaccination campaigns, and has fully vaccinated about 15 percent of its population – with top states like New Mexico and South Dakota managed below. Nevertheless, vaccinations of older people and other high-risk individuals may increase Florida deaths to some extent. The state has announced that it will start offering the vaccine to anyone over the age of 18 on 5 April.
At least some cases in Florida are the result of the state’s open invitation to tourists. Since mid-February, the state has had a rush of students over spring break. The mob forced officers on Miami Beach this month Curfew imposed at 8 o’clock at night, Although many people are still flouting the rules.
Miami-Dade County, which includes Miami Beach, has experienced one of the country’s worst outbreaks, and continues to Enter a higher number. The county received more than 1,100 cases per day in the last one week.
in Orange CountyCases are increasing among young people. People in three hospitals account for 45 and younger for Kovid, and the average age for new infections has fallen to 30.
Gone. Ron DeSantis has rejected stringent restrictions since the onset of the epidemic. Florida never had a masked mandate, and in September Mr. DeSantis banned local governments from enforcing their own mandates. His scientific advisors are now architects of the Great Barrington Declaration, which called for political leaders to be allowed Coronovirus to spread naturally Among young people, while the elderly and those with an underlying condition have taken refuge in the place.