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A Guide To Social Distancing

Human-to-human contact is the most common way that a person with COVID-19 can infect other people. To limit exposure and stop the spread of the virus, health officials are urging people to practice social distancing.   What is social distancing?   Social...

How to Prevent Coronavirus Stigma

Your friends, family, coworkers and community need your compassion and understanding now more than ever.  Pandemics and other public health emergencies, like COVID-19, can cause fear and anxiety in individuals and communities. Unfortunately, this fear and anxiety can...

COVID-19: What To Do if You Are Sick

If you are sick with COVID-19 or think you might have it, follow the steps below to help protect other people in your home and community. Stay home except to get medical care Stay home – people who are mildly ill with COVID-19 are able to recover at home. Do not...

What You Need to Know About COVID-19

COVID-19 is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person and is diagnosed with a laboratory test. Symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and are experiencing symptoms, call your healthcare...

Coronavirus Cleaning Guide

There is still much to learn about COVID-19, but current evidence suggests that the virus may remain viable for hours to days on surfaces made from a variety of materials. Cleaning visibly dirty surfaces followed by disinfection is a best practice measure for the...

Flu vs Cold vs Seasonal Allergies vs Coronavirus

If you are experiencing cold- or flu-like symptoms, you may have concerns about what you are really sick with. Because many symptoms of these conditions overlap, it’s important to know the difference. Information adapted from the Centers for Disease Control and...

Protecting Yourself and Others From Coronavirus

Do your part to slow the spread of COVID-19. Even if you are young, or otherwise healthy, you are still at risk, and your activities can increase the risk for others. It is critical that we all do our part to protect each other. Here’s what you can do: Know how it...

Managing Anxiety and Stress About Coronavirus

The outbreak and global spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) can cause strong emotions in both adults and children. If you find yourself experiencing anxiety or stress about coronavirus during this crisis, know that you are not alone and that there are things you can do...

Why am I So Gassy?

Belching or burping every now and then is completely normal. Passing gas is normal, too, and most people do so about 13 to 21 times every day, according to MedlinePlus. As for bloating and gas pain in the abdomen, that’s also quite common. Everyone gets gassy...

How Caffeine Affects Your Health

Coffee, tea, cola, energy drinks—all of these beverages contain caffeine. And if you’re like many people, you consume one or more of these drinks every day. The amount of caffeine you’re consuming varies depending upon your drink of choice. Do you enjoy cola? A...

Why is Handwashing so Important?

Do you love being sick? Being stuck at home for days on end not knowing when you will ever feel better? If you answered yes, then you can stop reading, because this article isn’t for you.  Handwashing is one of the most important steps that we can take to avoid...

What to Expect After a Miscarriage

Although your body can recover quickly from a miscarriage, you and your partner may be grieving for quite some time. You might find comfort in knowing that most miscarriages are not preventable. About 1 in 5 pregnancies end in a miscarriage, and the loss is generally...