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Celebrate Halloween Safely During a Pandemic

Halloween is a favorite holiday for many, but how can it be celebrated safely during a pandemic?

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Return to play after COVID-19

We know that some children and teens have significant complications after COVID19. How do athletes return to play after COVID-19 safely?

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Blood type: What do you need to know?

Specific blood types have been proposed as a potential risk factor for COVID-19, but does that mean you need to know your blood type? Does it matter?

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I wear a mask, except…

As we are seeing COVID-19 cases rise across the US, I often find that people are shocked that they have been infected and regret that they have put friends and family at risk. They usually think they have been careful, so they are low risk of spreading the infection to others. When they stop to […]

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Frustrated with the Changing Recommendations about COVID19?

Changing recommendations and the many difficulties of staying away from others to lead us to give up and just ignore the fact that we’re in a pandemic. We need to let our behaviors be driven by information, not feelings.

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Wearing masks: yes, even most kids can do it!

As stay at home orders are lifted across the country, wearing masks will be one part of doing it safely. Many parents wonder: how can we get our kids to do this?

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COVID19 Testing: What you need to know

Many experts feel that testing is key to getting us on track to safely opening up communities. Learn what testing is available and which tests are helpful in various circumstances.

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Use a mask and gloves safely when going out

Use a mask and gloves safely when going out to protect yourself, your family and the community.

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COVID-19: Prepare, don’t Panic!

Coronavirus is all over the news and I’m seeing either panic or denial in many people. Neither of those positions will help. We need to prepare, not panic.

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Help Prevent the Spread of Infections!

Infection prevention has been on many minds during this long flu season. Now that coronavirus is threatening to spread world wide, what can we do?