Deaths climb but NJ hospitals have discharged thousands of COVID-19 patients
Here are the latest figures on the coronavirus cases in New Jersey, including some good news about recoveries.
A majority of people who get COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus, can recover on their own at home. But a large number of people end up needing hospitalization and sometimes to be put on ventilation and life support.
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