COVID-19 Statistics | Oct. 21, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information:

Two new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, giving 560 the total number of county residents who have evaluated favorable for the virus.
Humboldt County saw its first case of COVID-19 eight months ago the other day. Living through any crisis for that length of time can have long-term effect on mental and physical health, stated Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich, who noted that dealing with these effects can be as important as virus prevention measures.
” Weve all been enduring this pandemic for rather a while, which can take a toll,” the physician stated. “Maintaining relationships with our enjoyed ones, getting appropriate exercise and requiring time to unwind are simply a couple of healthy coping techniques that can be enjoyed while following COVID safety preventative measures.”.
Humboldt County Department of Health & & Human Services Behavioral Health Director Emi Botzler-Rodgers included, “It is so essential to continue to connect with other individuals in ways that are safe. It is likewise critical to care for ourselves with healthy eating, rest and exercise.”.
Find out more about handling the long-term impacts of a pandemic at humboldtgov.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=3367.
For the most current COVID-19 info, see cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is readily available at humboldtgov.org or during organization hours by getting in touch with covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000..
Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/dashboard,Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19, Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19, Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19, andHumboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert .
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= historical information. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information.
Postal code not listed have experienced five cases or fewer. Postal code populations from the American Community Survey, 2018.