Shane Speights, DO, is the dean of New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University. He also serves as the medical director for the City of Jonesboro.
If you don’t read anything past the first sentence, know this: the cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) will increase in your city, in your county and throughout Arkansas. Likely in the coming weeks and months.
More people will become infected, especially as we begin to relax restrictions that have positively impacted our fight against the virus.