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Coronavirus updates in Louisiana: 18,283 COVID-19 cases in state; 702 deaths reported

18,283 cases reported across state702 COVID-19 deaths63 out of 64 parishes with cases5,242 cases in New OrleansLouisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards is advising residents to not let up on social distancing measures ahead of Easter weekend, warning that the state could lose out on progress in fighting the coronavirus outbreak.According to the Louisiana Department of…MORE

Coronavirus in Louisiana: The latest numbers and how to keep your family safe

Here you can get the latest information on the coronavirus, or COVID-19, in Louisiana and resources to be prepared and keep your family safe.The novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is from the coronavirus family, which includes the common cold, but also includes more serious illnesses like SARS and MERS. While COVID-19 has a high…MORE

Maps show the latest number of coronavirus cases in Louisiana and Mississippi

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States continues to climb, we’re tracking the number of cases here in Louisiana. The coronavirus outbreak originated in Wuhan, China, and has since spread across the globe, impacting Italy, Canada and the United States to name a few countries. The first case of COVID-19 in…MORE

How do experts come up with COVID-19 fatality predictions? Dr. Hebert explains:

Dr. Corey Hebert explains how medical and health officials come up with fatality predictions for COVID-19.Hebert, WDSU medical editor, said it starts out with reviewing data on infections, including its spread on communities.Check out the video for more information.READ MORE:How do experts come up with COVID-19 fatality predictions? Dr. Hebert explains:CHECK OUT WDSU:Get all the…MORE

Best materials for masks during COVID-19 outbreak

Dr. Corey Hebert answers a question about the best kinds of material to use for masks during the COVID-19 outbreak.Hebert, WDSU medical editor, explains it’s all in using material that’s more tightly woven. So he advises against using crochet masks.Overall, Hebert says something is better than nothing.Check out the video for more information.READ MORE:Best materials…MORE

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