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Respiratory illness cases remain steady

by Kate Evans

The number of area seasonal flu, RSV and COVID cases are remaining level, according to local health officials.

River Bend Family Medicine medical assistant Becky Huff said that their office had been seeing pretty steady amounts of flu, COVID and RSV cases along with some strep, bronchitis and other normal winter illnesses.

Health officials urge everyone to get an updated

COVID-19 booster shot and their annual seasonal influenza vaccine now. Pneumonia vaccines are also recommended for children and adults . . .