(WKBN) – Mahoning County has three new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the total up to five.
That’s according to the latest numbers released by the Ohio Department of Health.
There are 119 cases in Ohio, which led to 33 hospitalizations.
The Mahoning County Public Health District made the following recommendations:
- We continue to ask our residents to practice primary prevention actions and social distancing as we work to slow the spread of COVID-19.
- The majority of people with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate symptoms. Testing is not necessary and self-care is recommended. Fever-reducing medication can be used for fever and cough medicine for coughs.
- Please see the attached flyer on our website: Steps to Help Prevent the Spread of Illness and COVID-19 If You Are Sick
- For questions from the general public related to COVID-19, please call the Ohio Department of Health Call Center at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634), opened between the hours of 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.