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COVID-19, Newsroom CDC: Coping with Stress during the COVID-19 Outbreak

CDC: Coping with Stress during the COVID-19 Outbreak

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.

3/19/20 at 6:16 pm     457     Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Children and Family, Community Tips, COVID-19 COVID-19: Advice for Pregnant Women

COVID-19: Advice for Pregnant Women

Q: What is the risk to pregnant women of getting COVID-19? Is it easier for pregnant women to become ill with the disease? If they become infected, will they be more sick than other people? A: According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), it is currently not known if pregnant women have a greater chance […]

3/19/20 at 6:12 pm     716
Community Tips, COVID-19, Prevention How to Clean and Disinfect Your Surroundings Surfaces

How to Clean and Disinfect Your Surroundings Surfaces

Surfaces Wear disposable gloves when cleaning and disinfecting surfaces. Gloves should be discarded after each cleaning. If reusable gloves are used, those gloves should be dedicated for cleaning and disinfection of surfaces for COVID-19 and should not be used for other purposes. Consult the manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning and disinfection products used. Clean your hands immediately after […]

3/19/20 at 6:00 pm     1225
Community Tips, COVID-19, Prevention Have you created a household plan of action?

Have you created a household plan of action?

Put your household plan into action now. Continue to practice everyday preventive actions If someone in the household is sick, separate them into the prepared room If caring for a household member, follow recommended precautions and monitor your own health Keep surfaces disinfected Avoid sharing personal items If you become sick, stay in contact with others […]

3/19/20 at 5:33 pm     387
Community Tips, COVID-19 When Should You Call a Doctor?

When Should You Call a Doctor?

Those with cold-like symptoms who can manage their symptoms at home with over-the-counter medications should do so, regardless of whether they have a cold, the flu, or COVID-19.  If you develop any difficulty breathing with fever or cough, contact your doctor right away, or call 911 if you feel you are in imminent danger.  Instructions/Steps […]

3/18/20 at 4:41 pm     480
Community Tips, COVID-19, Newsroom Key Facts about COVID-19

Key Facts about COVID-19

Read these facts about COVID-19 and share.

3/15/20 at 9:15 pm     656
COVID-19 Cape and Islands Health Agents Coalition June Meeting

Cape and Islands Health Agents Coalition June Meeting

Title: Cape and Islands Health Agents Coalition Location: Dennis Police Department Description: Jun meeting of the Cape and Islands Health Agents Coalition. Meeting agenda available here. Start Time: 09:30 Date: 2011-06-24 End Time: 12:00

6/7/11 at 10:52 am     1429