Nueces County Reports Four COVID-19 Related Deaths

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CORPUS CHRISTI TX - The Corpus Christi - Nueces County Public Health District received notification of four COVID-19 related deaths. The patients were all males age range in their 60s and 70s. The comorbidities of the patients included diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and hyperlipidemia.  Our condolences go out to their families and friends. Further information is not being released for privacy and confidentiality reasons.

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

● Disinfect frequently touched surfaces at home and at work

● Stay at home