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29 years old died of coronavirus, became the youngest victim of Israel | Instant News

A 29-year-old woman suffering from a deadly disease died Sunday in Jerusalem due to complications from COVID-19, making her the youngest person to die of the corona virus in Israel.

The young woman was in a coma and had used a ventilator at Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem since contracting the disease. Hospitals remain in full contact with their families because they cannot visit him in hospitals because of the infectious nature of the virus.

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Testing for coronavirus infection at Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem

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The Health Ministry said on Sunday that the number of deaths from the Israeli corona virus had reached 172, increasing 14 in 24 hours.

The latest victims of the disease also include a 71-year-old man, who died Sunday morning at the Poriya Medical Center in Tiberias. The hospital said the patient suffered from several health problems.

He was hospitalized on April 15 from the nursing home Nof Tiberias and is the second resident of the facility to give up on coronavirus. Six of the residents have been taken to a hospital in Tel Aviv for further treatment,

Poriya also said that an 85-year-old woman from Afula gave up on the virus in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Laniado Hospital in Netanya said one of his patients, a 96-year-old man who had been transferred from the Dorot Geriatric Center in the city, also died overnight.

בית אבות יוקרה ביבנאלבית אבות יוקרה ביבנאל

An ambulance outside Yokra’s nursing home in Yavniel

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In the northern community of Yavniel, the nursing home Yokra also announced that two of its inhabitants died from the virus overnight, bringing the total number of deaths to COVID-19.

So far, 64 people from 14 nursing homes and sheltered housing complexes have died in Israel due to the corona virus.

At Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, a 76-year-old patient who suffered from an underlying disease died on Sunday at the hospital’s special coronavirus ICU with his family by his side.

מכשיר האקמו בבית החולים בילינסון פתח תקווהמכשיר האקמו בבית החולים בילינסון פתח תקווה

Treating coronavirus patients at Rabin Medical Center in Petah Tikva

The hospital also said Sunday that two patients who had been sedated and used ventilators had taken respiratory assistance when their condition was stable.

The number of coronavirus patients on ventilators in hospitals across the country has also decreased.

Statistics show that there was a decrease in 9 ventilated patients compared to Saturday’s number – the lowest number in almost two weeks.

As of Sunday morning, the number of people in Israel infected with the virus reached 13,362, with 156 patients in serious conditions, of whom 109 needed respiratory assistance. The number of people recovering from this disease has risen to 3,564.

There has been an 11th decrease in the number of patients in serious condition and while there is a 1.95% increase in positive diagnoses compared to Saturday, the number of patients recovering is now greater than the number newly diagnosed.


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The confirmed coronavirus cases in Israel exceed 10,000 | Instant News

Coronavirus cases confirmed by Israel rose to 10,095, the Ministry of Health reported Friday. The confirmed death from the virus also increased to 93.

Two of those killed were women, aged 86 and 84 years, who had been treated at Shaare Zedek Hospital, Jerusalem. The hospital said they both suffer from complex pre-existing conditions. Both are residents of the same residential facility in Jerusalem.

A third woman, in her 80s, died at Laniado Hospital in Netanya. A 90-year-old man, a resident of an old house in the northern city of Yavneel, died at the Hillel Yaffe Hospital in Hadera. Another woman, 85, died at the geriatric hospital in Jaffa.

Officials reported that 164 were in serious condition, with 125 on the ventilator. 178 other people are in moderate condition, with the rest having mild symptoms. And 1,061 have recovered from the disease.

A national lockout that prohibits inter-city travel was imposed on Tuesday ahead of the Easter holidays and lifted on Friday morning.

Separately, the curfew was maintained on the first night of the holiday on Wednesday, to prevent further spread of the virus, and was picked up at 7am on Thursday morning.

In recent days, officials have begun to discuss the possibility of reducing some restrictions later this month if infection rates continue to slow.


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