As we continue to battle the second wave, following public health guidelines remain a priority. Eight counties are said to be at risk of moving to level three restrictions – including our neighbouring county, Limerick. Similarly, news that more than 40% of cases of Covid-19 in the last two months involve people between the ages of 15 and 34, is cause for further worry. Now, is the time to act and to remind ourselves of the protective measures we need to be taking.
On Thursday’s Morning Focus, Gavin Grace spoke to Dr. Mai Mannix, Director of Public Health, HSE Mid West.