Guam reports 16th Covid fatality; CDC projects 52 deaths by Nov. 1

Counting coronavirus-related deaths has become a painful routine for the Guam Memorial Hospital in the past two weeks, with the 16th fatality reported this morning.

According to the Joint Information Center, the patient was a 49-year-old female with comorbidities that were compounded by Covid-19. She was admitted to GMH on Aug. 27 and passed away at 2:50 a.m. Sunday.