The United States reported 63,610 new Covid-19 cases and 820 new virus-related deaths on Thursday, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Nationwide, at least 7,979,709 Covid-19 infections and 217,692 fatalities have now been confirmed.
The totals include cases from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases.
On Thursday, a new model from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington School of Medicine, forecasted there will most likely be about 389,087 deaths -- or 78% more fatalities -- in the US by February 1.
Much of the US continues to report an upward trend in coronavirus cases.
As of Thursday, the nation is averaging 52,345 new cases a day, up 16% from the previous week, a trend that concerns health experts as the country heads into the cooler months.
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