Posted on March 12, 2020

Older adults and those with long-term health problems like diabetes are the hardest hit by coronavirus infection. They’re more likely to develop serious illness and more likely to be hospitalized. The CDC recently released advice for these high-risk groups, including reducing time in public places, keeping extra stock of medications and basic supplies to reduce trips away from home, and minimizing close contact with others who could be sick. If you’re at high risk and COVID-19 spreads within Mississippi, be prepared. You’ll find the details on the CDC website at…/specific…/high-risk-complications.html, and we include them in our comprehensive COVID-19 information online at