Dallas County Health and Human Services has reported 105 new cases of COVID-19 today, April 10, bringing the total case count in Dallas County to 1,537 with 25 total deaths to date*.
The 23rd, 24th, and 25th deaths were reported, including a woman in her 90’s who was a resident of a long-term care facility in the City of Dallas, and 2 men in their 80’s who were residents of the City of Dallas.
All had been hospitalized and had additional underlying health conditions.
Of cases requiring hospitalization, most (69%) have been either over 60 years of age or have had at least one known high-risk chronic health condition.
Diabetes has been an underlying high-risk health condition reported in over a quarter (30%) of all hospitalized patients with COVID-19.
* Numbers are updated at 10:00 AM daily.
Note: Does not include positive results from persons who reside out-of-state or outside of Dallas County.
From staff reports. [email protected]