COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Tips For Prevention

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With the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), here are some tips from the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

Prevention

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.

Symptoms (may appear after 2-14 days of exposure)

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

Call you doctor if you experience these symptoms and have been in close contact with someone who has contracted COVID-19 or if you have been in a community with known COVID-19 cases

More resources and information available here:

CDC COVID-19 Fact Sheet

CDC COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Texas Department of State Health Services

Overview From The Occupational Safety and Health Administration

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