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Coronavirus Positivity Rates Increasing Throughout All of Orange County

Voice of OC, Dec. 2, 2020

December 2, 2020

Coronavirus Positivity Rates Increasing Throughout All of Orange County

UC Irvine Dean of Public Health Bernadette Boden-Albala said the virus is so widespread in the community, that various activities are contributing to the increased spread like restaurants, crowded malls and private gatherings. … Public health experts like Boden-Albala and [UC Irvine epidemiologist and public health expert Andrew] Noymer suggest residents only go shopping for essential needs and stay away from people who are not from the same household.