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5 States Where COVID Is "Out of Control," Say Experts

Even though the summer surge of COVID-19 might lead some to think the pandemic has nowhere to go but down, the numbers continue to rise, with new cases at a level not seen since February. In some states, caseloads and hospitalizations have more than doubled, and health systems are overwhelmed. These are five states where experts warn that COVID is out of control. Read on to find out more—and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You Have "Long" COVID and May Not Even Know It . 1 Florida Last Thursday, Broward County Mayor Steve Geller said COVID cases were spiraling "out of control" as the highly urban county—home to Ft. Lauderdale—has seen one of the nation's highest rates of COVID spread. According to data gathered by the New York Times , statewide, Florida has the second-highest number of new cases per 100,000 residents in the U.S. 2 Mississippi Mississippi is the state with the highest number of