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‘Tis the season: Take steps to protect from respiratory illnesses

by Kate Evans A triple onslaught of respiratory illnesses-COVID-19, seasonal influenza and RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) is a concern again as people start moving indoors as the weather gets cooler and the holidays move closer. Morgan County and Washington County are currently at a low level for COVID-19 infection. Health[Read More…]

COVID public health emergency ends, but disease remains

by Kate Evans On May 5, the World Health Organization canceled its designation of COVID-19 as a public health emergency.  The United States also removed its designation of COVID-19 as a public health emergency on May 11, more than three years after it was first instituted. However, health officials say[Read More…]