Are You High Risk for COVID-19? (Tribal Members)

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According to CDC guidelines, the following individuals are considered high risk and most likely to be vulnerable to experiencing life threatening complications if infected with COVID-19:

-Older adults (65 and older)
-People with asthma, or other chronic lung disease
-People who are immunocompromised:
*including those receiving cancer treatment
*people at any age with severe obestiy (BMI<40)
*diabetes that is not well-controlled
*renal (kidney) failure
*liver disease
-People with serious heart conditions
-People with HIV
-Pregnant women

Tribal Council is dedicated to making every effort to protect the health of all Tribal Members. If you are high risk, or think you may be high risk, and need guidance on options to protect your health, please reach out to requests19@brb-nsn.gov for assistance.