Coronavirus updates: Hospitalizations reach all-time high; Texas first to reach 1 million infections; WHO facing independent review – USA TODAY
The CDC previously encouraged mask wearing to help prevent people from spreading COVID-19 to others.
U.S. coronavirus hospitalizations surpassed 60,000 for the first time Tuesday, continuing a steady rise that has seen hospitalizations more than double in less than two months, the COVID Tracking Project reported Wednesday.
The number of Americans hospitalized due to COVID-19 has risen almost 50% in the last two weeks. On Wednesday, the U.S. surpassed 240,000 deaths caused by the coronavirus,…