Michele Munz is a health reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
‘We can’t sustain this type of growth in cases and admissions,’ warns Dr. Alexander Garza, head of the St. Louis pandemic task force.
The state’s online COVID-19 data dashboard was updated for the first time in four days at around 6 p.m. Wednesday
Prior to this week, the previous peak hit 2,565 on May 4 and May 7, data shows.
The city leads the nation in rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis
Blacks are twice as likely to get Alzheimer’s than whites, and scientists are unsure why.
Meanwhile, Missouri entered its fourth day without an accurate count of COVID-19 cases, deaths and trends on its public database.
Family members identified those killed as couple Joe and Frances Detter, ages 76 and 74; Sherri Detter, 37; and Kari Detter, 18.
Missouri women are finding ways around the restrictions, however, by using smartphones and out-of-state addresses.
For weeks, Missouri has remained in the ‘red zone’ and among the top 10 states in highest case and positivity rates.
Parking lots, Enterprise Center among sites were vaccinations will be offered.