What You Need To Know About Masks And Coronavirus
March 05, 2020
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) now recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain, such as grocery stores and pharmacies.
In this video, Amy Edwards, MD, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, explains why.
Learn more about the symptoms of COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, and what you should do if you think you have the virus.
If you haven’t gotten your flu vaccine, it’s not too late – flu season will last until the end of March and cases occur as late as May. Learn more about the types of flu, flu symptoms and other information, such as when to see a doctor.