Let's Fight Against Coronavirus (COVID-19) Together
What is COVID-19
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause respiratory infections. These can range from the common cold to more serious diseases.
COVID-19 is a disease caused by a new form of coronavirus.
How it spreads
The virus can spread from person to person through:
- close contact with an infectious person (including in the 24 hours before they had symptoms)
- contact with droplets from an infected person’s cough or sneeze
- touching objects or surfaces (like doorknobs or tables) that have droplets from an infected person, and then touching your mouth or face
Protect yourself and others
Everyone must do the following things to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect those who are most at risk.
- good hygiene
- social distancing
- public gatherings