To take control of your health, it’s important to learn how to work with your healthcare team — how to ask the right questions and find the right answers. And then put what you’ve learned into action so you can make educated decisions about your health.
News of the coronavirus COVID-19 seem to be everywhere. Understandably, there is a lot of uncertainty and anxiety about the pandemic.
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that may cause respiratory illnesses in humans ranging from common colds to more severe conditions such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).
As the global outbreak of COVID-19 continues to spread across communities in the United States, public health officials continually refer to social distancing, isolation and quarantine. But what exactly are these measures and why might it be important?