General Information Regarding the Coronavirus pandemic from the CDC

Updated: Apr 27

For up to date information on the Coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 visit the CDC website.

Facts on COVID-19 and Coronavirus Pandemic:

What is the Coronavirus? Video from the CDC

Situation Summary from the CDC.

How does COVID-19 spread?

How to Protect Yourself and Your Community:

General Best Practices from the CDC.

Video from CDC on how to stop the spread. #StayHomeSaveLives

According to the CDC, the older population and individuals with serious chronic illnesses are at a higher risk for contracting COVID-19. You can find additional information for how high risk individuals can protect themselves from the CDC here.

Checklist for how to prepare yourself, your family, and your home

If You Are Sick:

Recommendations from the CDC if you believe you may be or are confirmed to be sick with COVID-19.

Information from the CDC on Testing for COVID-19

10 tips from the CDC on how to care from yourself at home.

Your Pets and COVID-19:

According to the CDC website, there is no evidence to suggest that pets can spread COVID-19. There are also no cases of pets contracting COVID-19.

Go the CDC website for more information about best practices in regards to pets and the Coronavirus pandemic.

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