Coronavirus: Guarding Against COVID-19
In the midst of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, it's important for everyone to have reliable information about what we should do to protect ourselves and our loved ones from infection. A lot of talking can sometimes make it harder for us to get good information, the type of information we all need to keep ourselves and our loved ones safe. What you need to know is this: There are ways to guard against catching COVID-19, the coronavirus disease. These precautions have been recommended by the World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control, the Mayo Clinic, university medical schools and others who know what they're talking about. This program discusses COVID-19 hazards and the safe practices that these leading healthcare authorities advocate that you follow to avoid them. Topics include the effects, transmission methods and symptoms of COVID-19, how to effectively wash hands to avoid infection, how to practice social distancing and ?respiratory etiquette? and what precautions to take to avoid spreading the virus.