- Jul 13, 2006
And the predominant age group being infected and showing up as new cases is in the USA 18-29 age group.Not nearly as likely to end up in ICU
Young people may have a lower risk of suffering severe symptoms or even death, but they are still perfectly capable of infecting older people, and other people who are high risk.
Bottom line is that more and more people suffering from Covid 19 are being admitted to ICU wards in Texas. This is what the data shows. Those with knowledge in Texas believe that this is only going to get worse in the near future.
The situation is grim. That it is not as grim as NYC at its worst I doubt is a comfort to anyone. Well virtually anyone.