Belgium: Corona injuries continue to rise, especially among the unvaccinated

The number of acute infections and deaths due to infection with the emerging coronavirus (Covid 19) continues to rise in Belgium, especially in the capital, Brussels, and most infections appeared among the unvaccinated or people who received a single dose of the anti-epidemic vaccine. And according to what the country’s health authorities announced on Thursday, the latest reports issued on the indicators of the epidemic indicated that the rates of Covid-19 infection, which required hospitalization, increased by 7% between August 30 and September 5, while the rate of those who needed it increased. 14% of them are admitted to intensive care units. There are currently 704 patients with Covid-19 in the country’s hospitals, 219 of whom are in intensive care, which is the highest number since mid-June. As for the daily death rates due to Covid-19 infection, it also continued to rise, reaching 6.6 cases per day between August 30 and September 5, compared to 5.1 daily cases the previous week. On the other hand, experts note a slight decrease in the number of injuries. And the health authorities say that the infections, especially severe ones, are all due to people who have not yet received the anti-virus vaccine or only one dose of it. It is noteworthy that 86% of citizens in Belgium received at least one dose of the vaccine, with significant differences between the different regions of the country. volume_upcontent_copysharestar_border

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