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Category: Coronavirus

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May 21, 2020

How Hospitals Stay Clean During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Learn about the extra steps hospitals are taking to keep their facilities safe.

Coronavirus, Safety

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May 20, 2020

What Are ‘COVID Toes’?

Learn how skin abnormalities could be a sign of the virus.


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May 19, 2020

An Emerging COVID-19/Stroke Connection

The virus could lead to blood clots that could result in stroke for people of all ages.

Coronavirus, Stroke

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May 13, 2020

What People with Diabetes Need to Know About COVID-19

If you have diabetes, you face additional risk. Take these steps to stay well.

Coronavirus, Diabetes

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May 12, 2020

3 Tips to Avoid Contracting COVID-19 from Surfaces

Simple precautions can help keep you and your family safe from infection.


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May 8, 2020

Why COVID-19 Makes It More Important Than Ever to Quit Smoking

Damage to the lungs and heart caused by smoking can lower your chances of survival.

Coronavirus, Tobacco

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May 7, 2020

3 Tips for Returning to Your Doctor’s Office During COVID-19

Learn what you can do to feel safe when you need in-person medical care.


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May 6, 2020

FAQ: Antibody Testing

Learn how doctors find out whether you’ve had an infection before.


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May 4, 2020

7 Tips for Troubleshooting Sleep Problems During COVID-19

Try these helpful hints to catch some zzz’s during this difficult time.

Coronavirus, Sleep

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April 29, 2020

COVID-19 and Masks: What You Need to Know

We’ve got answers to common questions about cloth face masks and coverings.


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