Masks Protect Wearers and Others from COVID-19
Face masks can protect wearers as well as others from contracting the coronavirus, according to new guidance issued Tuesday by the CDC.
Do You Need to Wear a Mask With a Face Shield?'
Face masks are important for reducing the spread of COVID-19, but they aren’t always comfortable to wear, which has some people looking for other options like wearing a face shield instead.
Coronavirus Can Survive on Skin 9 Hours
Researchers in Japan have discovered the coronavirus can survive on human skin for up to nine hours, offering further proof that regular hand washing can curb the spread of the virus, according to a study published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases.
Coronavirus and Apartments: What’s the Risk?
If you live in an apartment building or condo complex, you already know it’s wise to mask up and keep your distance from others in common areas -- elevators, lobbies and hallways -- to avoid the coronavirus.
Dining Out Linked to Increased COVID-19 Risk
Adults who tested positive for coronavirus were twice as likely to report dining at a restaurant compared to people who tested negative, the CDC said Thursday.
COVID & Social Distancing: Is 6 Feet Enough?
Just when we have gotten used to social distancing 6 feet from each other to slow the spread of COVID-19, scientists from Oxford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology suggest that it may not always be enough.