The Mexican Ministry of Health announced on Monday that of the 31,119 deaths that have already occurred in the country due to the pandemic, 109 are minors.
This was announced this Monday in the daily health agency announcement to address the development of the pandemic of the director of the children’s psychiatric clinic, Juan Navarro, Emmanuel Sarmiento Hernández.
“Every death is terrible, but people are not used to the death of a child or adolescent. It is very difficult to assimilate,” said Hernández, who reported that there are currently about 300 psychiatric professionals working with them minors have contracted the disease.
On the other hand, the Ministry of Health has indicated that in addition to the 31,119 deaths, there are already 261,750 accumulated cases of COVID-19, with 25,805 active and 159,657 people recovering from the disease, which corresponds to 60.99 percent of patients. .