Corpus Christi - Nueces County Report Twelve Weekend COVID-19 Related Deaths

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CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - The Corpus Christi - Nueces County Public Health District received notification of twelve weekend COVID-19 related deaths. The patients included nine males and three females with ages ranging in their 30's, 40's, 50’s, 60's, and 70's. Comorbidities not available.

All Nueces County residents must make every effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. Here are Public Health strategies we should all be following:

● Wear a mask when in public.

● Practice social distancing with everyone outside of your immediate household.

● Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

● Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

● Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

● Stay home when you are sick.

● Disinfect frequently touched surfaces at home and at work.

● Get vaccinated as soon as eligible.