MEDFORD, Ore– Immediately, Jackson County Public Well being Officers introduced 16 new circumstances of the coronavirus. The 16 new circumstances pushes Jackson County to 1,244 complete circumstances because the begin of the pandemic.
184 circumstances of the virus are nonetheless lively presently and virtually 100 new circumstances of the virus have been confirmed thus far this week.
A lot of the lively and new circumstances that Jackson County has seen over the previous few weeks have been coming from folks between the ages of 20 and 39. Virtually 500 complete circumstances have come from that age vary group and greater than 60 of the 184 lively circumstances are from that very same age vary group.
Jackson County additionally noticed one new demise from the virus earlier this week.
Well being officers wish to remind everybody that they need to put on a masks inside the house and comply with on a regular basis preventive actions, together with masking coughs and sneezes, washing your arms usually, and avoiding touching your eyes, nostril, and mouth with unwashed arms. Contemplate taking further precautions for folks dwelling in shut quarters.
In addition they advocate to wash and disinfect surfaces and objects which can be ceaselessly touched and if anybody develops COVID-19-like signs, even when delicate signs, they need to search testing.