1. Wash hands frequently.
2. Maintain social distancing and avoid unnecessary social gatherings.
3. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
4. Make sure you cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing. Dispose of used tissues immediately.
5. Stay home if you don’t feel well.
If you don’t feel well, call your doctor to discuss your symptoms.
Consider a telemedicine visit with your doctor to avoid exposing others and to decide if you need to be tested.
Most common COVID-19 symptoms:
* Dry cough
* Shortness of breath
Most people who become infected experience mild illness and recover. However, it can be more severe in the elderly, in diabetics, in people with respiratory illnesses, and in people with underlying medical conditions.
Some helpful links for up to date information:
CDC guide on washing your hands
General advice for the public
CDC COVID-19 information