Coronavirus Precaution Update
How is it Coronavirus spread?
The virus is thought to be spread mainly from person-to-person, by coming into close contact with another person (within six feet) and through respiratory droplets. These droplets are produced when a person coughs or sneezes and lands in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.Click here to shop with us
The virus can also spread by coming in contact with infected surfaces and objects. A person can get the virus by touching a surface or object which has the virus on it and then touching their own eyes, nose, or mouth.
What are the symptoms?
Symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.
What’s the best way to prevent getting Coronavirus?
Currently, there is no vaccine to prevent Coronavirus disease. According to the CDC, the best way to prevent the disease is to avoid being in contact with the virus, including:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, and wash your hands afterward.
- Disinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects using a household disinfecting spray or wipe.
How long should I wash my hands?
You should wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Always wash your hands if they’re visibly dirty, including after eating, blowing your nose, coughing and sneezing. Try singing “Happy Birthday” while washing!Click here to shop with us
Should I wear a mask?
The CDC does not recommend that people who are well wear a facemask to protect themselves from respiratory diseases, including COVID-19. Facemasks should be used by people who show symptoms of COVID-19 to help prevent the spread of the disease to others.Click here to shop with us