Respiratory illness activity remains low in Mesa County
Updated: Mar. 16, 2023 at 10:15 PM MDT
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - The health department reports the number of illness cases in Mesa County has remained low.
At around this time last year people were being hit with a new strain of COVID-19, the flu was prevalent and younger generations were being hit hard with R-S-V.
This year, the health department reports hospitalizations have remained low for COVID-19 and the flu. They are also reporting low numbers of people seeking care for R-S-V.
The health department is also forecasting a decline of viruses such as R-S-V and the flu as we approach warmer weather.
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