Coronavirus in Louisiana: The latest numbers and how to keep your family safe – WDSU New Orleans

TO THE LATEST ON CORONAVIRUS IN OUR STATE. THAT BRINGS OUR TOTAL TO 120,846 PEOPLE WHO TESTED POSITIVE. THERE ARE 17 MORE DEATHS, BRINGING THAT TOTAL TO 3910 PEOPLE.

Coronavirus in Louisiana: The most current numbers and how to keep your family safe

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Individuals with severe obesity (body mass index [BMI] ≥ 40).
Individuals with diabetes.
Individuals with persistent kidney illness undergoing dialysis.
People with liver illness.

NEW ORLEANS–.
Here you can get the most recent info on the coronavirus, or COVID-19, in Louisiana and resources to be prepared and keep your family safe.
According to the Center for Disease Control, COVID-19 is a brand-new disease and there is restricted info concerning threat elements for severe disease. Based on presently readily available info and scientific proficiency, older grownups and individuals of any age who have serious hidden medical conditions might be at higher threat for severe health problem from COVID-19.

Here are the current Louisiana coronavirus numbers:.
LDH has ceased the daily update on Saturdays.
Here are Mondays numbers:.

People aged 65 years and older.
Individuals who reside in an assisted living home or long-lasting care facility.
Individuals of all ages with underlying medical conditions, particularly if not well controlled, including individuals with chronic lung illness or moderate to serious asthma.
People who have severe heart disease.
Individuals who are immunocompromised.

Based upon what we understand now, those at high-risk for serious disease from COVID-19 are:.

Many conditions can trigger an individual to be immunocompromised, including cancer treatment, cigarette smoking, bone marrow or organ hair transplant, immune deficiencies, improperly managed HIV or AIDS, and extended usage of corticosteroids and other immune weakening medications.

Based on currently offered information and clinical knowledge, older grownups and people of any age who have major underlying medical conditions may be at greater threat for serious disease from COVID-19Based on what we understand now, those at high-risk for extreme disease from COVID-19 are: People aged 65 years and olderPeople who live in a nursing home or long-lasting care facilityPeople of all ages with underlying medical conditions, especially if not well managed, including people with persistent lung disease or moderate to severe asthmaPeople who have severe heart conditionsPeople who are immunocompromisedMany conditions can trigger a person to be immunocompromised, including cancer treatment, smoking, bone marrow or organ transplantation, immune deficiencies, poorly controlled HIV or AIDS, and extended usage of corticosteroids and other immune weakening medicationsPeople with severe obesity (body mass index ≥ 40) People with diabetesPeople with persistent kidney illness going through dialysisPeople with liver disease Here are the newest Louisiana coronavirus numbers: LDH has terminated the daily upgrade on Saturdays. A lot of individuals have mild health problem and are able to recuperate at home. How to tell the distinction A guide to keeping your child safe and assured as coronavirus spreadsHow to handle OCD and stress and anxiety in the middle of the coronavirus Coronavirus: 4 methods to care for dry hands throughout routine washingFor more details, click here or call the states coronavirus hotline by calling 2-1-1.

120,846 cases.
3,910 deaths.
More than 74,000 presumed recuperated.
1,496 hospitalized, 230 on ventilators.
1,393,910 industrial tests finished and reported to State.

Slow the Spread: CLICK HERE to read the CDC guidelines on coronavirus.
When should I see a physician?
According to the CDC, if you have a fever, cough or other symptoms, you might have COVID-19. Most individuals have mild illness and have the ability to recover at home. Contact your healthcare service provider if you think you might have been exposed to COVID-19.
Use the CDCs self-checker guide here.
If you are experiencing symptoms, call your medical supplier first and get guidelines on how to report for a test.
Click here for the most recent nationwide and local coronavirus updates.
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THAT BRINGS OUR TOTAL TO 120,846 PEOPLE WHO TESTED POSITIVE. THERE ARE 17 MORE DEATHS, BRINGING THAT TOTAL TO 3910 PEOPLE. Based on currently available info and medical expertise, older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might be at higher threat for serious disease from COVID-19Based on what we understand now, those at high-risk for severe disease from COVID-19 are: People aged 65 years and olderPeople who live in a nursing house or long-term care facilityPeople of all ages with underlying medical conditions, especially if not well managed, consisting of people with persistent lung illness or moderate to severe asthmaPeople who have severe heart conditionsPeople who are immunocompromisedMany conditions can cause an individual to be immunocompromised, including cancer treatment, smoking cigarettes, bone marrow or organ transplant, immune deficiencies, inadequately controlled HIV or AIDS, and extended use of corticosteroids and other immune weakening medicationsPeople with severe weight problems (body mass index ≥ 40) People with diabetesPeople with chronic kidney disease going through dialysisPeople with liver illness Here are the latest Louisiana coronavirus numbers: LDH has actually terminated the everyday update on Saturdays. How to inform the distinction A guide to keeping your child safe and reassured as coronavirus spreadsHow to handle OCD and stress and anxiety amidst the coronavirus Coronavirus: 4 methods to care for dry hands throughout regular washingFor more info, click here or call the states coronavirus hotline by dialing 2-1-1. A lot of people have mild illness and are able to recuperate at house.

For more details, click on this link or call the states coronavirus hotline by dialing 2-1-1.
Valuable resources:.
Louisiana Department of Health.
New Orleans Health Department.
Coronavirus details from CDC.