Mexico: Second Covid-19 death this month

Mexico: Second COVID-19 death this month. Credit Wikimedia

After a six-day lull, the second death this month from Covid-19 was registered yesterday, Saturday 28 May, in Mexico

Likewise, 87 cases were detected, which means that two cases were confirmed every 33 minutes, according to the Yucatan Times.

The Ministry of Health, Mexico, estimates that there are 2,470,824 cases of Covid-19 in Mexico. This indicator is calculated with the confirmed infections, the percentage of positivity, and the epidemiological association and 1,807,676 people recovered from the disease.

Mexico has now surpassed 209,000 deaths from Covid-19

Mexico is the country with the third-highest number of deaths from Covid-19 in the world, according to the Johns Hopkins University count. Brazil is in second place with 348,718 deaths, and the United States remain in first place with 561,758.

COVID-19 is spread through close contact with people who have the virus. People with the virus can spread it even if they do not have symptoms.

When someone with the virus breathes, speaks, coughs or sneezes, they release small droplets containing the virus.

You can catch COVID-19 if you breathe in these droplets or touch surfaces covered with droplets. The risk of catching COVID-19 is highest indoors and in crowded places.

With regards to the vaccine, of all the people who received the vaccine in Mexico, 14,745 presented adverse reactions, and 160 were serious.

Thank you for taking the time to read this article, do remember to come back and check The Euro Weekly News website for all your up-to-date local and international news stories and remember, you can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Author badge placeholder
Written by

Anna Ellis

Originally from Derbyshire, Anna has lived in the middle of nowhere on the Costa Blanca for 19 years. She is passionate about her animal family including four dogs and four horses, musicals and cooking.