Pachuca / 09.07.2021 20:55:20
This Friday, Hidalgo registered 115 more cases of positive cases accumulated in 24 hours, reaching the 40 thousand 142 positive cases, as well as 477 active cases and unfortunately, four more deaths derived from the Sars-Cov-2 virus, and its variants that continue to occur in the entity, and the statistics reach 6 thousand 194 deaths.
According to the state deputy director of epidemiology of the State Secretariat of Health (SSH), Eduardo Bustos Vázquez, health measures must be reinforced since this rebound is occurring, so society must be sensitized to this scenario.
“What we are currently seeing is a change in behavior that we had already envisioned is already beginning to happen and we observe that our discreet rebound, but in recent days we are seeing an increase.
“Active cases are added and correspond to a risk so that they increase more and and positive cases increase again and that we had already stopped seeing in many weeks and that we have a rebound, reinforcing the measures are necessary but they take greater importance of transmission greater of the variants that are being presented “, explained the specialist.
He noted that currently 1,200,000 vaccines have been applied, “but what we are seeing is that those hospitalized are now young adults between 30 and 40 years old who are not targeted for vaccination but who are relaxing sanitary measures,” he said.
During his talk with private doctors, he indicated that they are five localities that continue to contribute 46.6 percent of active cases: Pachuca, with 67 cases, Tizayuca with 28, Tulancingo registering 12 cases, while Apan has 8 cases and Ciudad Sahagún, with 7 cases.
For its part, the federal Ministry of Health pointed out that the country is in the third epidemic period with 14 states on the rise, six of which register a higher speed of infections.
“So far there is no clear evidence that the Delta variant is more aggressive and capable of producing serious disease, but there is an increase in epidemic activity not due to the arrival in our country of the Delta variant, but to mobility in space. public.
“Vaccination against covid-19 has generated a change in the demographic profile in the covid epidemic, with the decrease in serious cases in people aged 60 years and over,” said the Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López -Gatell Ramírez.
During the virtual meeting with heads of state governments, organized by the Ministry of the Interior (Segob), López-Gatell Ramírez explained that between January 1 and June 16, serious hospitalized cases decreased from 25 to 14 percent in people from 60 to 69 years; in contrast, the proportion rose from 7 to 17 percent in the 30 to 39 group.