Immediately the variety of folks in the US who’ve died from COVID-19 surpassed 100,000. Households, buddies, coworkers, family members and neighborhood members are grieving for every one that has been misplaced to this illness. Reaching the milestone of 100, 000 individuals misplaced in such a brief timeframe is a sobering improvement and a heart-breaking reminder of the horrible toll of this unprecedented pandemic. COVID-19 has touched households in each a part of America – with communities throughout the nation experiencing the pandemic in several methods. As many communities are strategically reopening, it is necessary for everybody to work collectively to proceed efforts to forestall neighborhood unfold of COVID-19. We ask that each one People proceed to comply with the steering of their state and native well being authorities and to do their half to embrace prevention methods, together with social distancing, working towards good hand hygiene regularly, improved sanitation, and sporting a material face masking in public the place the state of affairs suggests, in order to scale back the danger of transmission of COVID-19 and shield probably the most susceptible such because the frail and aged with co-morbid well being situations and people with compromised immune methods.
Your complete U.S. authorities is targeted on this pandemic and stays dedicated to a wholesome and resilient America, and we are going to proceed to work with state and native leaders to confront this public well being disaster and maintain our communities as protected as potential.
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