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Symptoms and Actions to Take

Please refer to for further information on the new coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to prevent illness.

The following symptoms may appear 2–14 days after exposure to COVID-19.

How the Coronavirus Spreads

The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.

COVID-19 is thought to spread mainly among people who are in close contact with one another (about 6 feet) through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes, which can then be inhaled.

Take Steps to Protect Yourself and Others

Spread Joy, Not Germs

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A Springtime of Hope