The 953 Bear ‘Physician On Call’, Dr. Ramesh Peramsetty, said today that Tuscaloosa has seen a 6% increase in Covid cases in the last two weeks.For vaccination information Dr. P suggested contacting the Tuscaloosa County Health Department or go to the DCH website.

Dr. Peramsetty confirmed two new Covid variants exist. The South Africa virus and the UK Covid variant have been identified. A 35 year old man has died in Jefferson County with the UK variant.

For urgent care when time is precious or if you need a primary care physician rely on Dr. Ramesh Peramsetty.

LISTEN to Dr. P here.


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