COVID-19 is an infectious respiratory illness caused by a recently discovered coronavirus.
The majority of infected people may experience mild to moderate illness.
Older individuals, and those with medical problems are more likely to experience severe illness.
COVID-19 primarily spreads through respiratory fluid produced by sneezing or coughing.
There are currently no cures or vaccines for COVID-19.
Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.
If exposed to the virus practice self-quarantine.
Avoid unnecessary travel and large groups of people.
Cover your nose and mouth while coughing or sneezing.
Common Symptoms include: fever, fatigue, dry cough
Severe Symptoms include: difficulty breathing, aches, sore throat