With the coronavirus still a concern, there are a few hazards to keep your eye on and questions to ask yourself so you enjoy your holidays. 2020 presents unique challenges to the traditional holiday gathering, with COVID-19 continuing to loom as an omnipresent threat. Many families are having to make adjustments to ensure they … [Read more...] about Planning a COVID-Safe Holiday Season
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Keeping Your Mind Healthy and Your Spirits High During the Pandemic With good reason, our country’s fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic has been focused on ensuring everyone’s physical health. Stay-at-home orders, non-essential business closures, regular hand washing, and wearing face masks and other protective equipment in … [Read more...] about How to Maintain Your Mental Health During COVID-19
In addition to the COVID-19 outbreak’s effect on public health, people are very quickly realizing that it will also impact how we live our day to day lives. We spend so much time with others at work, school, church, classes, and entertainment activities–such as concerts or sporting events–that life is certain to change due to the need for … [Read more...] about How Families Can Adjust During the COVID-19 Outbreak
Many people in our community are returning from spring break; COVID-19 has latent symptoms, so it’s tough to get an accurate read on who might be carrying it. Testing is also limited in the United States, so the actual number of carriers is likely higher than reported; COVID-19 spreads through respiratory droplets, tiny particles that we … [Read more...] about Why it’s Important to Self Quarantine During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
Sometime in late December 2019, a novel disease strain in the coronavirus family appeared in the city of Wuhan in mainland China. Dubbed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19 for short), it has quickly spread across the globe, triggering an international public health emergency. More than 90,000 cases have been confirmed worldwide as of … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Keep Your Family Safe
This article originally appeared on the Centers For Disease Control COVID-19 Update on March 2nd, 2020. * Information and updates about Coronavirus COVID-19 will be posted as it becomes available. This is an edited version of the recent posting on the CDC website. This is a very brief summary and is not inclusive of everything that is … [Read more...] about Coronavirus COVID-19 Update