To reduce the spread of the virus:
- Wash hands frequently.
- Wear a mask.
- Practice physical distancing.
- Avoid large gatherings.
- Avoid touching your face.
- Sneeze or cough into a tissue, or the inside of your elbow.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Visit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for information related to COVID-19 symptoms, prevention measures and recommendations for those who are sick. Additional information includes:
- Symptoms: People with COVID-19 have reported a wide range of symptoms from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus and may include fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue and new loss of taste or smell. **Please note: This list does not include all possible symptoms.
- Visit How to Protect Yourself and Others to learn how the virus spreads and the steps everyone should take to help reduce the spread.
- Visit People at Increased Risk to learn about those who may be more likely than others to become severely ill, including older adults and those with medical conditions.