With both infection and hospitalization rates from coronavirus going up, why are deaths from the virus going down?

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Monday, June 29th
COVID infections are up in most U.S. states, and more people are going to the hospital with severe cases; but, at least for now, the death rate from the virus is going down.

Why?

Dr. Robert Amler is dean of the School of Health Sciences & Practice at New York Medical College; previously served as Regional Health Administrator for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
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