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- Jun 10, 2015
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- South Louisiana
Our schools last day was March 13, closed non-essential businesses on March 22, statewide stay at home on March 23. Here’s our new cases graph:Interestingly, Virginia will have been 'closed' for two weeks tomorrow (Tuesday). A lot of schools and businesses sent people home a week or two prior to that. But we're still seeing 'studies' (they're mostly opinion pieces) stating that we won't peak until June. So much out there, that you can't believe any of it.
We got started with infections pretty early here, Mardi Gras may be the reason. It takes 2 - 3 weeks for the efforts to show up, folks infected in the last few days before the orders were issued may take up to two weeks to show signs and go for a test, several more days before the results are reported. The stats you see today are about what happened, infection-wise, 2 - 3 weeks ago. If your state does it well, you’ll see results.
As our cases go down, I’m skeptical that will be the end, as folks start to venture out again and start it all back up. We‘ll see........