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This is Where COVID Will Surge Next, Virus Expert Warns

Coronavirus cases are finally going in the right direction—down—as hospitalizations and deaths from the Delta surge also fall. However, now is not the time to let your guard down, experts warn. "We have a lot of human wood yet for this Coronavirus forest fire to burn," said Dr. Michael Osterholm, the noted virus expert, on his podcast. "So let's just start at that point right now, this surge we're seeing that is subsiding generally across the country: This is not the last of this virus in this country." He mentioned a few states where COVID is burning worse than others. Read on to see which states made the list—and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had COVID . 1 Minnesota is Rationing Care Osterholm's own state is on fire. "While Minnesota's current COVID-19 wave shows some signs of flattening, hospitalizations continue to rise to worrisome levels — a reality that left Mi

This is Where COVID Will Surge Next, Virus Expert Says

Coronavirus cases are going down nationally—but they are still too high, about 95,000 compared to a far more preferable under 10K. Some states are faring worse than others right now—and they might not be the ones you expect. With this in mind, Dr. Ashish Jha, Dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, appeared on his COVID: What Happens Next podcast with a warning—but also some much-needed perspective about where we are right now in the pandemic. Read on for five life-saving pieces of advice—and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had COVID . 1 These States are in Danger of Rising Cases Where are we at right now in the pandemic? "So big picture: The Delta surge of the summer has clearly turned a corner. No doubt about it. Infections are down 40%. Hospitalizations are down 30. Deaths are down 10, 15%, which, death always lags, but death will come down. And that is fabulous. Really good. The horrib