These are up-to-date values for Rt, a key measure of how fast the virus is growing. It’s the average number of people who become infected by an infectious person. If Rt is above 1.0, the virus will spread quickly. When Rt is below 1.0, the virus will stop spreading.
low and continuously declining figures have defied earlier predictions that the state, which began reopening its economy on April 24, would soon see surging coronavirus numbers accompanied by a spiraling death rate
All this really makes me curious how many people actually die from the common cold every year. If the common cold causes you to get pneumonia did you die from the cold or from the pneumonia? I know a healthy man who was nearly to a point of getting a ventilator from this virus and it’s not a week recovery but going to be several months for him. How in the world can this virus be so bad on one yet so many others never even know they have it. Is it possible that the flu and other viral colds are the same way and we just don’t know it? I’ve never heard of someone getting a flu test who doesn’t have symptoms.
You’ll probably be doing yourself a favor to be honest. When I tested negative in late May, I as well as my Dr was hoping that I tested positive. For one, if I had it, I had recovered and also my Dr wanted me to donate plasma.
Getting another test in two weeks if I don’t get another COVID test this week given where I have been and some symptoms.