The US just saw about 60,000 new Covid-19 cases in a day, triple what the daily average was back in June when restrictions began to ease.
It is another sign that the US is nearing what experts say is a “rapid acceleration” of the disease.
In other words, yes, the fall surge may get worse.
Dr Scott Gottlieb, a former FDA commissioner, says the US is about two to three weeks behind whatever’s happening in Europe.
The UK’s daily coronavirus death toll tripled from Monday to yesterday, and cities like Paris are dealing with curfews and other new restrictions.
The Czech Republic seemed to have vanquished the virus in the summer thanks to intense safety measures, but the government is now bringing back a strict mask mandate as daily case counts are far higher than just after the pandemic began.
You want to share a story with us? You want to advertise? You need publicity for a product, service, or event? Contact us on WhatsApp – +234 803 3018 881