According to the latest update on the coronavirus portal of the Ministry of Health (SSA) of Baja California Sur, Till this last cut there were 187 active cases in the stateof which 91 belong to the municipality of Los Cabos,
Despite the rapid increase in active cases of COVID-19, acting chair of the Los Cabos Coordinating Council, Julio Castillo Gómez noted that at the moment there are no alerts that threaten the municipal health systemThe above was discussed in the Covid table chaired by the business sector with the health officials.
for business sector The most important thing is that the citizens increase the hygiene measures, Not only due to COVID-19, winter season also brings other respiratory diseases which threaten the health of the population.
“I don’t have any warning signs, at the moment the health ministry hasn’t told us what to do. I say this personally, and I am not a doctor, what we have discussed with the experts is that they are viral diseases that are here to stay. As Influenza increases in winter, similarly we have to understand that Kovid will also increase in winter; It will remain so if we have to take measures, it is not only because of Covid.
Castillo Gomez insisted that The population should adopt a culture of protection against viral diseases, Including diseases such as influenza. Los Cabos Coordinating Council recalled that it’s It is important that citizens participate in the vaccination drive in a timely mannerThis is the main weapon to face Kovid-19.
business sector stressed that so far Los Cabos is a far cry from what it was a year ago, recording 800 active cases and hospital occupancy of over 80%.
“Create a culture of protecting yourself and others in this time of viral diseases including influenza. The solution is still the vaccine, the main weapon that we must promote to avoid the consequences is the vaccine. The most severe point of registered infections in Los Cabos was up to 800, so I think we are a long way away from experiencing those scenarios; Which means we don’t have pending cases.”
According to health officials, Compulsory use of face masks only in closed spaces is being implemented, mainly Supermarket, Shopping Mall and in particular public transport,
During the week before Christmas, authority Awareness activities implemented among the population, rhanding out face masks at public transport stops, Preventing the increase of active cases of COVID-19 and influenza.