Updated: October 25, 2021 04:50 PM
Created: May 23, 2020 03:48 PM
* Michigan updates their COVID data on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Health officials in Michigan report 7,856 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 Saturday - Monday, with 56 newly reported deaths. The average number of confirmed cases per day is 2,618. The number of deaths announced Monday includes 29 identified during a Vital Records review.
The total number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 across the state since the pandemic began is 1,112,490. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services lists the total number of confirmed deaths attributed to the disease caused by the coronavirus as 21,918.
According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, 68.5% of Michigan residents age 16 and older have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of October 22.
Visit the Michigan Department of Health COVID-19 webpage for additional information.
Here is the breakdown of total confirmed cases and deaths as of Monday, October 25 in the Northland:
Gogebic County, MI: 1,400 cases (6 new cases) (24 deaths)
Ontonagon County, MI: 536 cases (12 new cases) (21 deaths)
Michigan COVID-19 thresholds:
Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering reports 45,470,130 cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. since the pandemic began. Approximately 243.8 million people have been infected worldwide with 4,952,235 deaths as of 10/25/2021, 12:21 p.m. CDT. There have been 736,305 deaths in the United States. Over 411.9 million doses of vaccine have been administered in the U.S.
According to the CDC, symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Symptoms include: Fever or chills, Cough, Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, Fatigue, Muscle or body aches, Headache, New loss of taste or smell, Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose, Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhea.
Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately: Trouble breathing, Persistent pain or pressure in the chest, New confusion, Inability to wake or stay awake, Bluish lips or face. The CDC recommends calling your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.
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