Garfield County Public Health: wildfire smoke and COVID-19

GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – Wildfire smoke can irritate your lungs, cause inflammation, affect your immune system, and make you more prone to lung infections, including COVID-19.

Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Wildfire Smoke and COVID-19 page to learn about the differences between symptoms of smoke exposure and COVID-19, and for ways to protect yourself from wildfire smoke during the pandemic.

Garfield County Public Health: wildfire smoke and COVID-19