What’s New Corona Virus 2020

What’s New Corona Virus 2020

Content source: National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), Division of Viral Diseases Interim Guidance for Outpatient Hemodialysis Facilities Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Keeping Workplaces, Homes, Schools, or Commercial Establishments Safe Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Updated Guidance on Evaluating and Testing Persons for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Sunday, March 8, 2020 Resources for Institutes of Higher Education Sunday, March 8, 2020 COVID-19 and Cruise Ship Travel Sunday, March 8, 2020 Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations Sunday, March 8, 2020 People at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19 Sunday, March 8, 2020 Communication Resources for Travelers Sunday, March 8, 2020…

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

A coronavirus is a kind of common virus that causes an infection in your nose, sinuses, or upper throat. Most coronaviruses aren’t dangerous. What Is a Coronavirus? Coronaviruses were first identified in the 1960s, but we don’t know where they come from. They get their name from their crown-like shape. Sometimes, but not often, a coronavirus can infect both animals and humans. Most coronaviruses spread the same way other cold-causing viruses do: through infected people coughing and sneezing, by touching an infected person’s hands or face, or by touching things…

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