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New Mexico's Public Health Restrictions Try To Curb Coronavirus Spike

New Mexico has seen coronavirus cases spike in recent weeks. To try to curb the outbreak, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has ordered 2-week statewide restrictions, closing nonessential businesses and urging people to stay at home.

Dr. Denise Gonzales, a pulmonologist and medical director at Presbyterian Medical Group, talks to Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd about the coronavirus surge in New Mexico.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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