2019 Novel Coronavirus (CDC)

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
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Families & Children

Mon, 08/02/2021 - 07:00
What Families and Caregivers Need to Know About COVID-19
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What to Know About HIV and COVID-19

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 07:00
Although the risk of serious illness from COVID-19 for people with HIV is not known, people with HIV may have concerns and questions related to their risk.
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Health Equity in Action

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 07:00
Health Equity in Action
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Travel

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 07:00
This page includes information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for travelers and travel-related industries.
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Retirement & Shared Housing

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 07:00
Ongoing mitigation guidance, mitigation guidance, and prevention and support for shared or congregate housing facilities and retirement communities.
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Shared and Congregate Housing

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 07:00
Ongoing mitigation guidance, mitigation guidance, and prevention and support for shared or congregate housing facilities.
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Communication Toolkit

Thu, 07/22/2021 - 07:00
Translated COVID-19 prevention messages for migrants, refugees, and other limited-English-proficient populations, to reach them in their native languages.
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Staying Safe in Emergency Shelters During COVID-19 Pandemic in Low Resource, Non-U.S. Settings

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 07:00
Provides suggestions to assist disaster response shelter management and staff in taking appropriate actions for reducing the possibility of COVID-19 spread among shelter staff, volunteers, residents, and visitors before, during, or after a disaster
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When to Quarantine

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 07:00
Quarantine If You Might Be Sick
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Considerations for the Case Investigation and Contact Tracing Workforce: Enhancing Access to COVID-19 Vaccination Services

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 07:00
This page describes how case investigators and contact tracers can provide vaccination support.
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Framework for Implementation of COVID-19 Community Mitigation Measures for Lower-Resource Countries ​

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 07:00
The goals of CDC's global response to COVID-19 are to limit human-to- human transmission, minimize the impact of COVID-19 in vulnerable countries with limited preparedness capacity, and reduce specific threats that pose current and future risk to the United States.
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COVID-19 Vaccine Equity for Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 07:00
Vaccine equity and addressing vaccine disparities among racial and ethnic minority groups
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Frequently Asked Questions

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 07:00
Most confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported from China have occurred in adults.
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How Much Do You Know about COVID-19 Vaccines?

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 07:00
Take this quiz to test your knowledge and learn about COVID-19 vaccines.
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When You Can be Around Others After You Had or Likely Had COVID-19

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 07:00
If you have or think you might have COVID-19, it is important to stay home and away from other people. Staying away from others helps stop the spread of COVID-19.
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Families with Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Members

Fri, 07/16/2021 - 07:00
Children younger than 12 are not yet eligible to get vaccinated. And other family members who have a weakened immune system may need to keep taking steps to protect themselves after they're fully vaccinated. Here are some ways to help protect family members.
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Guidance for General Laboratory Safety Practices during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 07:00
This guidance addresses general safety concerns for laboratory personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic. It includes recommendations for risk assessments, health and safety plans, social distancing, face coverings, disinfection, and personal hygiene.
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Test for Past Infection

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 07:00
Antibody Testing
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Frequently Asked Questions: Right of Reference to the CDC Influenza SARS-CoV-2 (Flu SC2) Performance Data for Manufacturers and Test Developers

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 07:00
CDC is offering manfacturers and test developers the right of reference to the CDC Influenza SARS-CoV-2 (Flu SC2) Multiplex Assay.
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What to do if a Student Becomes Sick at School or Reports a New COVID-19 Diagnosis Flowchart

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 07:00
What to do if a Student Becomes Sick at School or Reports a New COVID-19 Diagnosis Flowchart
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