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|What are the top 5 Covid-19 symptoms?|
Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH – RI DOH Director
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Ri4CTV.com/Covid19 Regional Stats
Yesterday there were 156 new cases in Rhode Island, an increase of 1%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. RI today as of 10:52:01 AM has 12951 cases in total, 11533 of which (89%) active, 1 in 91 Rhode Islanders. | health.ri.gov/data/covid-19
In comparison, we had 314 new cases in Connecticut yesterday, up 1%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. CT today 5/20/2020 has 38430 cases in total, 28694 of which (75%) active, 1 in 125 people in CT.
Next door, 873 new cases in Massachusetts, up 1%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. MA today has 87925 cases, 54175 (62%) active, 1 in 121 people in MA.
New York yesterday saw 1364 new cases, up 0%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. NY now has 362630 cases in total, 271310 (75%) active, 1 in 71 New Yorkers.
New Jersey yesterday saw 927 new cases, up 1%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. NJ now has 151014 cases in total, 133508 (88%) active, 1 in 66 people in NJ.
California yesterday saw 2093 new cases, up 2%. Today 0 new cases so far, up 0%. CA now has 83804 cases in total, 65358 (78%) active, 1 in 570 Californians.
USA yesterday saw 20289 new cases, up 1%. Today 3145 new cases so far, up 0%. As of 5/20/2020 at 10:52:01 AM USA has 1573728 cases in total, 1118615 of which (71%) are active, 1 in 280 Americans.
A | In Case of Emergency
|I cannot wait||I have time|
|Call 911||Read section B below|
B | Fear is not our friend — facts are!
|I have time||I cannot wait|
|Read section C below|
|Or go to health.ri.gov/covid|
C | What to do first and foremost?
Stay At Home: The Governor has issued a stay-at-home order until April 13. This means that all Rhode Islanders should stay home unless getting food, medicine, gas, or going to work.
|If the webpage health.ri.gov/covid is too slow, see its static, image version as appended at the bottom of this page. Here is some of the info from there.|
|If you can wait and have time, you may want to click here and read the following link from health.harvard.edu before you make the non-emergency call.
|How should reporting be done by health care providers?|
D | No Health Insurance?
Do This Before 4/15/2020!!!
F | For Your Information
This page (Ri4CTV.com/Covid19) has been prepared for use by our friends. Why? In case of high urgency and even higher emotion, we need to have facts, not opinions, and we need them now, not later, but only from authoritative sources.
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G | Global Statistics
H | USA Statistics
N | Rhode Island Government News
- Rhode Island State Government Press Releases
- Click here for the latest information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the Rhode Island Department of Health.
- RI DOH Covid19 Data
- City of Providence | FAQs on Covid19
- CDC Covid19 Info
- Jack Reed Senator Covid19 Resources and Updates
- Sheldon Whitehouse Senator Covid19 Resources
- David Cicilline Congressman – RI District 1
- Jim Langevin Congressman – RI District 2
Q | Rhode Island Local Alerts
R | Rhode Island Local Coverage
- Channel 12 WPRI.com Covid19 Coverage | WPRI Latest Videos
- Channel 10 Covid19 Coverage
- ABC6 News
- Providence Journal News
- RIPTA Covid91 Info
- Rhode Island Hospital Covid19 Info
- URI Covid19 Info
- RIC Covid19 Update
- GoLocalProv.com Health News
- Newport RI News
- Newport Coverage by Whatsupnewp.com
- Warren Covid19 Info
S | Steps to Fight Covid19
|Steps to Fight Covid19
| Stay Healthy at Home
Leave only for essential items such as groceries once a week. Do not travel by car or plane.
| Wash Hands & Surfaces
Use soap and warm water and wash hands for 20+ seconds. Frequently disinfect regularly used surfaces.
| Avoid Crowds & Gatherings
Avoid crowds of any size, including home visits, recreational areas or crowded shopping.
| Practice Social Distancing
Maintain 6 feet between you and others at all times. Otherwise, keep your noses & mouth covered.
| Prioritize Mental Health
Seek out virtual social opportunities and maintain a routine. | Providence Haven: FB.com/HavenFestPVD
| Stay Informed
Stay up to date through reliable sources. | Panic Button: Ri4CTV.com/Covid19
U | Q&A on Covid19
- Q&A on coronaviruses (COVID-19) by the World Health Organization: WHO
Y | Covid19 News on YouTube
- Covid-19 News in the USA – Today by Viewcount
- Videos from 2001-established NY-based NTD China in Focus | China orders 200,000 body bags – Uploaded 4/4/2020
Z | Static Image of health.ri.gov/diseases/ncov2019
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