H/COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Updated April 10, 2020

Preventing the Spread

Hand-Washing — Washing your hands is one of the most important ways to stay healthy and prevent the spread of disease-causing microbes 


Social Distancing – Disease outbreaks follow a mathematical pattern known as exponential growth, and restricting contact between people before they feel sick is the best way to reduce the number of new cases of COVID-19.

Virology 101:  The Biology of Viruses and Viral Diseases 

SARS-CoV-2 – Learning more about the virus helps us understand the prevention strategies recommended by scientists.

Coronavirus tests – A sample from a nasal swab is placed through a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) process to detect genetic information specific to the virus.

Vaccines – Bacteria and viruses are very different, so they require different medical treatments.

Evaluating Information You Read About the Coronavirus – 

Resources for Families and Kids 


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