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The Risks – Know Them – Avoid Them (Dr. Bromage)

Source: Erin S. Bromage, Ph.D.

Where to Buy Masks Online & How to Make Them

Listed below are popular coronavirus mask resources including where to buy masks and how to make a DIY mask yourself to help...

Decontaminating a surface with the coronavirus is a 2-step process. A biohazard cleaner says people are skipping the first step. (BI)

An over-the-counter disinfectant won't kill off the coronavirus unless you've cleaned it the proper way first. Source: Business Insider

Are Face Masks the New Condoms? (NY Times)

If people with no symptoms are spreading the coronavirus, as some studies suggest, it may be time to give face masks the...

This 3-D Simulation Shows Why Social Distancing Is So Important (NY Times)

We visualized a cough to show how far respiratory droplets can spread. If you haven’t been keeping your distance to fight the...

What to know about the risks of restaurant takeout and delivery — and how to minimize them (Washington Post)

Customers, restaurant workers and drivers must all follow some rules to make these meal options safe. Source: Washington Post

CDC recommends wearing face masks during the coronavirus pandemic (LA Times)

The CDC now recommends that the public wear cloth face masks while also urging that high-grade equipment be reserved for medical personnel.

Simple DIY masks could help flatten the curve. We should all wear them in public. (Washington Post)

You can make your own at home. Source: Washington Post

PSA Safe Grocery Shopping in COVID-19 Pandemic (video)

This is the most current video for New CDC data, safe takeout food practices, and an updated practice for safe grocery shopping/handling.

6 things to know if you’re living with someone who has coronavirus, or think you might be (USA Today)

The odds are this will happen to many of us. But we know how to minimize risk for you, your family, roommates...

The New Coronavirus Can Live On Surfaces For 2-3 Days — Here’s How To Clean Them (NPR)

A new study measured the life span of the novel coronavirus on surfaces. Here's what they found, plus expert advice for cleaning...

Can I Jog Outside? Is That Drinking Fountain Safe? Exercise in the Time of Coronavirus (NY Times)

Answers to questions about coronavirus and exercise. Source: NY Times

How soap absolutely annihilates the coronavirus (Vox)

You’re not just washing viruses down the drain. Soap destroys the coronavirus, a chemistry professor explains. Source: Vox