Los Angeles County health officials have warned residents to be careful on Mother’s Day COVID-19 High altitude again.
“As the virus is spreading at such a rapid pace, Public Health is asking all members of the congregation to celebrate and honor their mothers and grandmothers this weekend to keep each other safe by getting tested before meeting, staying outside as much as possible and wearing masks when indoors,” the department said. Los Angeles Public Health in a letter.
The news came amid a slight uptick in business in Los Angeles County. Statistics released Friday showed the county recorded more than 3,000 new cases, six deaths and more than 230 hospitalizations — a slight decrease from the previous week.
According to state data released Sunday, the number of hospitalizations related to the coronavirus decreased by 10 to 248, while the number of patients in intensive care, 33, remained unchanged from the previous day.