This fall, keep up your resolve – and masks! – against COVID-19

This fall, there will be many opportunities for South Texans to get together and unwittingly spread COVID-19.

Predictive models of expected disease activity agree: How we will fare depends on public behavior.

It’s important for everyone to continue masking and hand-washing during this critical time. Use hand sanitizer often, observe a social distance of at least 6 feet and avoid large gatherings, especially indoors.

“We need to do these things, certainly well into next year and possibly for a couple of years until a large percentage of the world population has been vaccinated,” said Jason Bowling, MD, infectious diseases specialist at UT Health San Antonio.

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