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The 4-week Covid-19 positivity rate is now at 0.66%, with the 24-hour positivity rate at 0.40%, as per Covid-19 Bulletin #1,089 dated 12 March 2023. The downward trend in cases continues.
The number of Covid-19 registered cases in the Dominican Republic for Bulletin #1,089 was 1, resulting from 252 first time Covid-19 lab tests, and 0 PCR tests. The seven-day average of lab-reported cases is 5. With very few exceptions, most cases are mild and are treated as a cold at home.
Most people are just seeing Covid as a seasonal cold. The Ministry of Public Health encourages people to get a third, fourth or fifth vaccine that are available for free in the Dominican Republic. The symptoms are a cough, runny nose and fever.
The number of active cases is at 54 for bulletin #1,089. The seven-day active cases average is now 52.
Except in hospitals, every day less people wear facial masks in the...
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