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COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 16:52:03

CDC strongly recommends everyone wear a mask while traveling on public transportation (including airplanes, ships, ferries, trains, subways, buses, taxis, ride-shares) to reduce the spread of #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/bpOhIx8xbS          https://t.co/wyf7Wl1uEs

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 15:39:03

Join CDC’s Chief Health Equity Officer on October 21 at 3 PM ET for a webinar on Promising Practices in Health Equity: Obesity-Related Risk During #COVID19 and Barriers to Active Living. Learn more: https://t.co/fBt6wUQxfl         https://t.co/PUJ5qMIVwi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 15:20:06

Celebrating #Halloween? Help protect yourself and slow the spread of #COVID19. Choose outdoor options, such as orchards, forests, and mazes. #WearAMask, stay 6 feet apart, and wash your hands. Learn more: https://t.co/37PPKvcBVr       https://t.co/59HEbS4hHp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 13:37:02

A new @CDCMMWR estimates since January 2020, 299,000 more people have died than the typical number during the same weeks in previous years. At least 2 out of 3 excess deaths were attributed to #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/fg4W6u4e3C     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 13:07:56

Patients hospitalized in @VeteransHealth facilities for #COVID19 were at higher risk for serious complications and death than those hospitalized for flu, a new MMWR report finds. Learn more: https://t.co/66ry7TJon4 https://t.co/rCKMsVS03b

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 12:00:51

Join @CDCgov’s Chief Health Equity Officer tomorrow, October 21, at 3 PM ET for a webinar on Promising Practices in Health Equity: Obesity-Related Risk During #COVID19 and Barriers to Active Living. Learn more: https://t.co/4Zr9UdeGJI      https://t.co/EbmTDgYZdu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 11:55:09

New: If you have obesity or smoke, you are at higher risk for severe #COVID19 illness. If overweight, you might be at higher risk. Learn ways to protect yourself and slow the spread: https://t.co/EFZZhvxpyJ https://t.co/Xk946JtdyE

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 11:12:04

#WearAMask correctly to help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. 😷 When in public or around others not living in your household, follow this mask checklist. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 20 2020 09:55:08

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #PrepYourHealth  https://t.co/u4rqmjAUCU

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 19 2020 14:55:05

This #Halloween, take steps to protect yourself and others against #COVID19 and #flu. #WearAMask, wash your hands, stay outdoors, and stay at least 6 feet apart from other trick-or-treaters. More tips: https://t.co/Wds5YC90iP       https://t.co/bHw7eNLWGh

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 19 2020 11:21:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of deaths attributed to #COVID19 has declined since early September. However, some other indicators, like the percentage of people testing positive for the disease, have increased or remained stable: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/eSS4FGPRGD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 18 2020 16:39:01

RT @fema: As we go about our daily lives, it’s important that we don’t forget about the risks from #COVID19. Protect yourself and your family by wearing a mask and following all of @CDCgov‘s safety guidelines.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 17 2020 14:55:03

#Masks are for people, not pets. Don’t put a mask on your pet or use hand sanitizer or other chemical disinfectants on pets. The risk of pets spreading #COVID19 to people is low. Learn more: https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK https://t.co/lF8ib9OUkn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 17:49:25

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that every region in the United States is reporting an increase in the percentage of medical visits for illnesses with symptoms similar to those associated with #COVID19 illness. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 17:01:02

As of October 12, national forecasts predict 3,400 to 7,100 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending November 7. These forecasts predict 229,000 to 240,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the United States by November 7. More: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 16:30:13

This #Halloween, take steps to protect yourself and others against #COVID19 and #flu. #WearAMask, wash your hands, stay outdoors, and stay at least 6 feet apart from other trick-or-treaters. More tips: https://t.co/37PPKvcBVr         https://t.co/RVG7F4QXLb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 15:55:03

Handwashing, along with wearing a mask and staying 6 feet from others, are key to slowing the spread of #COVID19. Despite this, a new study finds that 1 out of 4 people don’t wash hands after coughing, sneezing, or blowing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 15:01:05

#HCPs: Point-of-Care (POC) tests can provide results within minutes, allowing for rapid decisions about care. When used correctly, POC tests can be used to diagnose #COVID19. Results from POC tests must be reported to public health. Learn more: https://t.co/0YpijMXgPX  https://t.co/MPudVzgmp9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 13:08:06

A new @CDCMMWR on #COVID19 deaths in the United States finds that people who are Black or African American or who are Hispanic or Latino represent more than 4 out of 10 deaths despite representing about 3 out of 10

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 12:09:00

Do you do these 3 healthy habits? #WearAMask. Stay 6 feet apart from others who do not live in your household. Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds. Help protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/DmfPOB7nbu   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 16 2020 11:30:22

Cleaning hands often, wearing a mask that covers your nose & mouth, & staying 6 ft from others are ways to slow the spread of #COVID19. Men, younger adults, & ppl less concerned about COVID-19 are less likely to clean

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 14:12:07

Cleaning hands often, wearing a mask that covers your nose & mouth, & staying 6 ft from others are ways to slow the spread of #COVID19. Men, younger adults, & ppl less concerned about COVID-19 are less likely to clean

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 13:15:04

After a recreational ice hockey game in Florida, 14 players were infected with the virus that causes #COVID19. COVID-19 can spread during indoor sporting activities where intense physical activity is occurring. Learn more: https://t.co/N69JkXQJ8U        https://t.co/2fnDDFOX7q

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 12:55:07

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask correctly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 12:10:07

RT @CDCgov: Handwashing is one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of #COVID19 and other illnesses, such as flu. Keep your hands clean. It only takes 20 seconds and 5 easy steps—wet, lather, scrub, rinse, and dry.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 11:53:00

Handwashing is one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of #COVID19 and other illnesses, such as flu. Keep your hands clean. It only takes 20 seconds and 5 easy steps—wet, lather, scrub, rinse, and dry. More: https://t.co/biibAU5Xhg

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 15 2020 10:19:47

RT @CDCgov: U.S. #COVID19 cases continue to increase, with 359,835 new cases reported in the last week. Take steps to prepare for an outbreak in your community. Cover your coughs and sneezes. Wear a mask, wash your hands, stay 6

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 18:37:57

U.S. #COVID19 cases continue to increase, with 359,835 new cases reported in the last week. Take steps to prepare for an outbreak in your community. Cover your coughs and sneezes. Wear a mask, wash your hands, stay 6 feet apart.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 18:37:58

As of October 14, the 7-day moving average of #COVID19 cases nationwide was 50,181, compared to 43,852 in the previous 7 days. That’s a 14% increase in new cases. Learn more about COVID-19 trends: https://t.co/YT7LKio43C         https://t.co/jHTEMTZ5Op

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 17:19:52

RT @CDCgov: CDC guidance says that wearing a mask is meant to protect other people in case the mask wearer has #COVID19. Much evidence shows wearing masks in public reduces transmission by blocking exhaled respiratory droplets.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 17:00:18

A recent @CDCMMWR looking at exposures among people w/ and w/o #COVID19 also assessed rates of mask use. However, the interpretation that more mask-wearers are getting infected compared to non-mask wearers is incorrect. https://t.co/8PtI7W6KG5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 17:00:18

People w/ and w/o #COVID19 had high levels of mask use in public. Even for those who always wear a mask, there are activities where masks can’t be worn, like eating or drinking. People w/ COVID-19 were more likely to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 17:00:19

CDC guidance says that wearing a mask is meant to protect other people in case the mask wearer has #COVID19. Much evidence shows wearing masks in public reduces transmission by blocking exhaled respiratory droplets.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 14:31:02

A cross-section of health care, government, & business leaders discusses #COVID19 Road to Recovery during a virtual symposium, Oct. 14-15. Everbridge’s free event features 50 experts, including CDC’s Dr. Nancy Messonnier & Dr. Jay Butler. Register at https://t.co/S4FqliAdil https://t.co/HoMAigvG4U

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 14 2020 12:10:11

Contact tracing slows the spread of #COVID19. It helps protect you, your family, & your community. Answer the call from your health department to #SlowtheSpread. Learn more: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q https://t.co/Zf9wJxuRCH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 13 2020 12:07:05

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that racial and ethnic minorities continue to be hospitalized for #COVID19 at rates more than 4 times higher than Whites. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb    https://t.co/CJAbdA2msB

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 13 2020 11:10:02

#DomesticViolenceAwarenessMonth is especially important for those experiencing violence during the #COVID19 pandemic. If you or a loved one feel afraid for your safety, resources like the @NDVH can help. Visit #HowRightNow: https://t.co/fbWKNoG7tW (supported by @CDCFound)  https://t.co/41AB3Mov1e

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 12 2020 18:01:01

Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself & your family from getting sick with #COVID19. Learn when & how you should wash your hands to #StayHealthy: https://t.co/qWpjbblUMY  #PrepYourHealth https://t.co/MyXCgGBHbr

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 12 2020 11:35:06

Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, & keep 6 feet between yourself & others. https://t.co/WaI3wjePtU https://t.co/2oj4MPWjTA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 11 2020 17:30:12

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Finding ways to practice #selfcare can help reduce your stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Find healthy ways to cope with stress: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA #PrepYourHealth #SelfCareSunday  https://t.co/jngVGa3Jlj

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 11 2020 12:52:02

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19 but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 10 2020 15:00:37

#DYK it’s not safe to put a mask on your pet? While pets can get #COVID19 from people, the risk of pets spreading COVID-19 is low. Instead, protect your pet by limiting their contact with sick people and people outside

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 09 2020 17:30:11

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the overall percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 decreased nationally last week, but percentages increased slightly in children ages 5 – 17 and adults 65 and older: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       https://t.co/WpP0I9HAPE

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 09 2020 17:05:06

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #PrepYourHealth  https://t.co/GjGMArHhac

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 09 2020 13:45:07

Young adults have several factors influencing their risk of being exposed to #COVID19, including perceived low severity of disease outcome and exposure to conflicting messages about the need for and effectiveness of masks, according to new @CDCMMWR. https://t.co/1mNNDrbLCi https://t.co/8hf2F70bZH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 09 2020 13:09:17

A @CDCMMWR finds percentage of positive #COVID19 tests in hotspot counties went up first in younger adults, then in older adults who may be at higher risk. The report highlights the need to reduce the spread of #COVID19 among younger

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 09 2020 12:30:08

As of October 5, national forecasts predict 2,800 to 6,800 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 31. These forecasts predict 224,000 to 233,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the United States by October 31. More: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 16:58:05

Among people exposed to #COVID19 in their home, children were infected at similar rates as adults but developed less severe illness. Protect your community. Wear a mask. Stay 6 feet from others. Wash your hands. Learn more: https://t.co/edPyoB9n8V     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 16:50:03

Does wearing a mask mean you don’t have to practice social distancing? The answer is no. Wearing a mask while in public AND maintaining 6 feet of distance from other people are two actions to help stop the spread of

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 16:39:40

RT @CDC_NCEZID: Handwashing, along with wearing a mask and staying 6 feet from others are key to slow the spread of #COVID19. Despite this, a new study finds that 1 out of 4 people don’t wash hands after coughing, sneezing,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 14:47:01

A9: To end the #COVID19 pandemic, we need everyone to do their part. When we communicate and interact in ways that demonstrate respect for language and culture, we promote understanding and cooperation and decrease stigma. #HealthyLatinos

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 14:20:16

A3: The @growershipper Association of Central California developed guidance for #COVID19 prevention for farmworkers and partnered with local hospitals to provide onsite COVID-19 preventive training. https://t.co/jUuZGQ1VIT    #HealthyLatinos

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 14:13:20

A2: Some health conditions like asthma, obesity, and diabetes are more common in Hispanic or Latino people compared to others. These conditions, and others, make it more likely that someone who gets #COVID19 will get very sick. #HealthyLatinos

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 14:13:39

A2: Many people, including Hispanic or Latino people, may not have enough money to buy all the personal protective equipment they need. They might not have access to #COVID19 health services due to lack of insurance. #HealthyLatinos

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 13:10:33

Handwashing, along with wearing a mask and staying 6 feet from others, are key to slow the spread of #COVID19. Despite this, a new study finds that 1 out of 4 people don’t wash hands after coughing, sneezing, or blowing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 12:11:03

If you’re planning to stay with friends or family outside of your household to evacuate from Hurricane #Delta, talk with them about how you all can best protect yourselves from #COVID19. Find more safety tips here: https://t.co/FEQejNvKei       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 08 2020 09:14:16

RT @CDCgov: In the past week, there were over 300,000 new #COVID19 cases reported, with 7 states reporting more than 10,000 new cases each. Help slow the spread. Wear a mask. Stay 6 feet apart. Wash your hands. See more

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 18:35:02

Give yourself enough time to #prepare for emergencies. If you must shop for #emergency supplies in person, take steps to protect yourself & those around you from #COVID19. https://t.co/9nLjvaNSpI  #PrepYourHealth #Delta  https://t.co/eBgw8DB57D

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 17:05:06

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 16:45:08

In the past week, there were over 300,000 new #COVID19 cases reported, with 7 states reporting more than 10,000 new cases each. Help slow the spread. Wear a mask. Stay 6 feet apart. Wash your hands. See more data: https://t.co/1nMYQAjpSq 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 14:20:03

In the path of #HurricaneDelta? Learn your community’s evacuation routes and location of emergency shelters. They may be different this year due to #COVID19. https://t.co/fdkY8dTGZe  #Delta  https://t.co/3OTegZe5Kv

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 11:40:03

This #HispanicHeritageMonth, join us, @MinorityHealth, @OMH_espanol, and @FDAHealthEquity on Oct. 8 at 2 pm ET as we discuss the challenges, resources, programs and recommendations for Latinos amid #COVID19. Join the conversation using hashtag #HealthyLatinos. https://t.co/poOy3Ue2HX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 07 2020 09:01:14

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask correctly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 14:15:07

#DYK Hispanics are one of the groups hardest hit by #COVID19? Let’s chat about this and learn about resources, programs, recommendations and more with @MinorityHealth, @OMH_espanol, CDC and @FDAHealthEquity on Oct. 8 at 2 pm ET. Use hashtag #HealthyLatinos to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 13:05:23

A new @CDCMMWR finds #COVID19 cases in Arizona went down after multiple prevention and control measures were put in place, including requiring masks and limiting gatherings. Learn more: https://t.co/FQe1RdmmAV         https://t.co/d43mATRmEk

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 13:01:20

While #flu and #COVID19 have some symptoms in common, change in or loss of taste or smell are symptoms only associated with COVID-19. #StayInformed about the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://t.co/Uf4nhd9Y7K         https://t.co/k7lUhfJYjP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 08:39:47

RT @CDCgov: CDC updates #COVID19 guidance, incl. information about potential for airborne spread. Based on current science, CDC believes people are more likely to become infected with COVID-19 the longer and closer they are to a person with COVID-19. Full

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 08:20:11

CDC updates #COVID19 guidance, incl. information about potential for airborne spread. Based on current science, CDC believes people are more likely to become infected with COVID-19 the longer and closer they are to a person with COVID-19. Full statement: https://t.co/JgNse3SuFd

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 08:20:11

Close contact remains common way #COVID19 is spread. Some reports show situations of infection from more than 6 ft away. In these cases, transmission occurred in poorly ventilated, enclosed spaces w. activities involving heavy breathing (singing/exercise.) https://t.co/jaqhBO2BrY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 06 2020 08:20:12

CDC’s recommendations remain the same: People can protect themselves from #COVID19 by staying at least 6 feet away from others, wearing a mask that covers their nose & mouth, washing hands frequently, cleaning touched surfaces often, and staying home when

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 05 2020 15:49:03

Join @MinorityHealth, @OMH_espanol, CDC and @FDAHealthEquity on Oct. 8 at 2 pm ET for a bilingual Twitter chat about healthy behaviors and resources for Hispanics/Latinos including the #flu vaccine and #clinicaltrials in light of #COVID19. Use #HealthyLatinos to participate. https://t.co/MVYombsAza

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 05 2020 15:15:04

Thank you, essential workers! Your work keeps our communities going but may put you at higher risk of being exposed to #flu or #COVID19 if your job requires frequent public interaction. Protect yourself & your community from flu: get a

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 05 2020 13:20:05

A new @CDCMMWR finds relatives who stayed in the same house at a family gathering developed #COVID19. The outbreak was likely sparked by a 13-year-old exposed to someone with COVID-19 before the gathering. Learn more: https://t.co/ikjagzopun         https://t.co/HNuhBo7iCu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 05 2020 12:28:02

Attend today’s CDC COVID-19 Partner Update Call, Mon, Oct 5, at 3pm ET via Zoom. Topic: Wear It, Don’t Share It – The Art and Science of Cloth Masks. Register: https://t.co/9D9ZmoDeCT #COVID19 #health  https://t.co/68cfINqyCy

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 05 2020 10:05:14

Parents: Keep your #child healthy by taking them for routine well-child and vaccine visits. These visits continue to be important during the #COVID19 pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/MU9ptzV5i0       https://t.co/U90q1xZk4k

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 04 2020 14:57:01

#PublicHealth professionals can help promote #HealthEquity by building relationships with organizations that work with racial and ethnic minority groups. Learn how sharing information and collaborating with partners can help slow the spread of #COVID19: https://t.co/fAZAAzOjSR https://t.co/epGIDlWIIb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 04 2020 09:10:05

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 03 2020 10:05:08

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask correctly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 18:10:03

#DYK? Blood samples are tested to determine if someone may have had #COVID19, even if they didn’t have symptoms. Learn more about how CDC is working with commercial labs to see how many Americans have had COVID-19. https://t.co/xR3HeZaCmf     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 18:06:00

RT @CDCtravel: If you travel, take steps to protect yourself & others from #COVID19: • Wear a mask in public. • Avoid close contact with others. Stay at least 6 feet from anyone not from your household. • Wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 17:05:05

Give yourself more than enough time to #PrepYourHealth for disasters. If you must shop for #emergency supplies in person, take steps to protect yourself & those around you from #COVID19. https://t.co/9nLjvawh18 #WearAMask https://t.co/cfr4igchXf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 17:00:24

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 is decreasing nationally. However, three regions (Central, Mountain, and Pacific Northwest) saw increases in this percentage: https://t.co/zP4VYl6pqB        https://t.co/bNhxN3lJyV

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 15:23:02

College administrators: Use CDC’s new monitoring and evaluation tools to see how your #COVID19 prevention and control strategies are working. Evaluation results can help you adjust your strategies to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Learn more: https://t.co/IqbGKN0sEE  https://t.co/1CUMgOCWRo

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 14:11:04

As of September 28, national forecasts predict from 2,700 to 8,600 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 24. These forecasts predict 219,000 to 232,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 24. More: https://t.co/Ft6cglTbrn 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 13:22:02

A new @CDCMMWR finds that adults who had #COVID19 can develop a condition similar to multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and have severe outcomes including requiring intensive care. Learn more: https://t.co/dU1tS85Sj3      https://t.co/RitCzJsLTL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 02 2020 11:40:08

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #PrepYourHealth  https://t.co/ay6BukPA8s

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 01 2020 16:18:02

#Parent: Keep your #child healthy by bringing them for their routine well-child and #vaccine visits. These visits continue to be important during the #COVID19 pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/hNMEaojIDd https://t.co/3iaxEMS8ES

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 01 2020 13:55:06

School administrators: Use CDC’s new monitoring and evaluation tools to see how your #COVID19 prevention and control strategies are working. Evaluation results can help you adjust your strategies to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Learn more: https://t.co/b8v77njalL      https://t.co/VOfYgp5kMN

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 01 2020 13:10:41

A new @CDCMMWR report offers a snapshot of the partnership between CDC and state, tribal, local, and territorial health agencies in the first 6 months of the pandemic to better understand #COVID19 and inform guidance to prevent its spread. https://t.co/vOZBs9CAkT

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 01 2020 10:20:08

Parents: Think your child may have #COVID19? Keep your child home and call their healthcare provider. If you think your child needs emergency care, call 911 or go to the ER immediately. Learn more: https://t.co/ut2Yd8ophS        https://t.co/4ZsOVYm5gx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – October 01 2020 09:41:23

RT @CDCgov: As of September 27, #COVID19 cases were trending upward in 26 states, especially in the West and central parts of the country. In the last week, 6 states reported more than 10,000 new cases. Wear a mask. Wash

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 30 2020 17:57:33

Increases in #COVID19 vary by urbanization. Over the last 7 days, the COVID-19 case rates in rural counties were 20 per 100,000 people compared to 10 per 100,000 people, in large metro counties. Learn more about COVID-19 trends in your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 30 2020 17:57:32

As of September 27, #COVID19 cases were trending upward in 26 states, especially in the West and central parts of the country. In the last week, 6 states reported more than 10,000 new cases. Wear a mask. Wash your hands.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 30 2020 15:50:05

Join the next CDC COVID-19 Partner Update Call, Monday, Oct. 5, at 3pm ET via Zoom. Topic: Wear It, Don’t Share It – The Art and Science of Cloth Masks. Register: https://t.co/9D9ZmoDeCT #COVID19 #sciencenews #health https://t.co/3rS84FcLCX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 30 2020 14:00:00

#DYK? Cloth masks should be washed after each use. Masks, when combined with other every day steps like washing your hands often and staying 6 ft apart, help slow the spread of #COVID19. Learn how to wash your mask properly:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 30 2020 12:15:15

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask correctly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 29 2020 17:35:03

Help meet the physical, spiritual, & mental health needs of your #community by working together. Connecting people with goods & services, such as food or shelter, is one way community & faith-based orgs can promote #HealthEquity during #COVID19. More: https://t.co/WbEvOBPXFt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 29 2020 13:59:02

A new @CDCMMWR details rapid spread of #COVID19 at a university shortly after opening. Many of the cases were linked to residence halls, fraternities/sororities, off-campus apartments, & athletic teams. Learn more: https://t.co/TVDq49frkF        https://t.co/MBz6HMH3Qg

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 29 2020 13:13:03

New @CDCMMWR shows #COVID19 infections among 18-22 year-olds increased more than 50% from early August to early Sept. Everyone needs to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Wear a mask, stay 6 feet from others, wash hands often, & stay

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 29 2020 10:52:38

RT @CDCFlu: Because #flu and #COVID19 have common symptoms, it may be hard to tell the difference between them based on symptoms alone. Lab testing can confirm a diagnosis. Learn more about the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://bit.ly/2O1QVX2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 28 2020 17:35:01

RT @HHSGov: Find important #COVID19 info – from social distancing, to effective cleaning, to maintaining your mental health – in our COVID-19 YouTube playlist. Make sure to subscribe to stay up-to-date: https://bit.ly/36fF5TA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 28 2020 11:46:05

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that adults 65 and older and adults ages 50 – 64 have the highest cumulative #COVID19-associated hospitalization rates, followed by adults ages 18 – 49, children ages 0 – 4, and children ages 5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 28 2020 10:01:40

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #DoYourPart #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep https://t.co/gMRrjAJ9Bq

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 27 2020 13:45:02

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 26 2020 17:38:01

RT @CDCemergency: Parents: Your child may be more likely to get severely ill from #COVID19 if they are younger than 1 or have certain medical conditions. Talk to your child’s healthcare provider about your child’s risk and how to keep

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 26 2020 17:14:02

RT @NIOSH: Warehouse managers and owners: Your employees could be exposed to #COVID19 as part of their jobs. Create a COVID-19 Workplace Safety and Health Plan to protect your employees and others. Learn more: https://go.usa.gov/xGjbd

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 26 2020 16:16:02

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 26 2020 13:00:45

If you‘re sick with #COVID19 & your pet becomes sick, don’t take your pet to the veterinary clinic yourself. Call your veterinarian & let them know you have been sick with COVID-19. https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK https://t.co/UaxNJzyfHP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 21:06:00

RT @NIH: Inclusion of Black, Hispanic/Latino, & Native American communities in #COVID19 research is needed in order to develop vaccines & treatments that work for everyone. Trials should be as diverse as the people at risk for the disease: https://go.usa.gov/xfShb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 18:02:53

As of September 21, national forecasts predict 3,400 to 7,400 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 17. These forecasts predict 214,000 to 226,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 17. More: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 16:49:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 continued to decline nationally. However, three regions (Central, Mountain, and Pacific Northwest) saw increases in this percentage: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb        https://t.co/KnlcyeuiSD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 16:00:21

School administrators: Learn more about the indicators you can use to prepare, plan, and respond to #COVID19. For each indicator, we provide benchmarks for lowest to highest COVID-19 risks for school operations. Learn more: https://t.co/Wytp7O8Wgx        https://t.co/JVHTadrccQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 15:29:01

#Parent: Think your child may have #COVID19? Keep your child home and call your child’s healthcare provider. If you think your child needs emergency care, call 911 or go to the ER immediately. Learn more: https://t.co/sB0kheLLUa         https://t.co/MkqwDW54Gt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 15:04:02

As of September 14, national forecasts predict 3,000 to 7,100 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 10. These forecasts predict 207,000 to 218,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 10. More: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 12:53:03

Help meet the physical, spiritual, and mental health needs of your community by working together. Connecting people with goods and services, such as food or shelter, is one way community and faith-based orgs can promote #HealthEquity during #COVID19. More: https://t.co/rnR7s1xKPp 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 25 2020 10:30:36

Parents: Your child may be more likely to get severely ill from #COVID19 if they are younger than 1 or have certain medical conditions. Talk to your child’s healthcare provider about your child’s risk and how to keep your child

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 17:45:08

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 16:19:03

Avoid food poisoning when getting takeout. Check restaurant inspection scores, pick up food quickly so it stays at a safe temperature, & refrigerate leftovers promptly. Wear a mask when picking up to protect yourself & workers from #COVID19. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 15:36:02

New @CDCMMWR shows 100,570 #COVID19 cases, with 641 deaths, among healthcare personnel from Feb 12-July 16. In 6 states, most worked in nursing & residential care facilities, and nurses were the most commonly reported job type. https://t.co/86DC1uz4ye       https://t.co/7JogA8MjXt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 15:26:33

RT @CDCgov: While #flu and #COVID19 have many symptoms in common, change in taste or smell or loss of taste or smell are symptoms only associated with COVID-19. Learn more about the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://bit.ly/2O1QVX2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 13:07:23

New @CDCMMWR finds that people living in areas of Utah with lower average incomes, high unemployment rates, and other challenges were three times more likely to get #COVID19 than those living in less disadvantaged areas. Learn more: https://t.co/2Nf3WXOgwz https://t.co/Au9dyE01Mp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 12:30:19

While #flu and #COVID19 have many symptoms in common, change in taste or smell or loss of taste or smell are symptoms only associated with COVID-19. Learn more about the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://t.co/BX2qPbOYpu       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 24 2020 10:45:13

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 18:16:03

#COVID19 cases have increased in recent weeks. 22 states and territories reported that cases are trending upward. Take steps to slow the spread. Wear a mask, stay 6 feet from others & wash your hands. Learn more. https://t.co/CEcelDa6Hb     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 17:20:05

Wondering if you should delay your trip? Postpone travel if you are sick, recently tested positive for #COVID19, had close contact with a person with COVID-19 in the past 14 days, or are waiting for viral test results. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 13:06:00

From June to August, adults in their 20s had highest rate of #COVID19 infections, accounting for 1 of every 5 cases. New @CDCMMWR shows why young adults should take steps to slow the spread, such as wearing masks & avoiding

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 12:17:03

Providers: If you missed CDC’s webinar on #COVID19 associated VTE risks and considerations last week, you can still watch the recorded discussion here: https://t.co/9IqmVH5CFs   #BloodDisorders   https://t.co/4GJqVQ3W8S

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 12:10:13

Know when to delay your travel to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Check these common situations, and talk to your healthcare provider if you are unsure whether any of these apply to you or your travel companions. https://t.co/t0630Fne2V         https://t.co/Z03SKSb1pJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 11:46:04

#Parent: Your child may be more likely to get severely ill from #COVID19 if they are younger than 1 or have certain medical conditions. Talk to your child’s healthcare provider about your child’s risk and how to keep your child

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 23 2020 10:55:05

#DYK? The Coronavirus Self-Checker can be used by parents, caregivers, and adolescents to help decide when to seek testing or medical care for #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/25nXiRzAWb      https://t.co/CKnTXVsNyc

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 22 2020 17:20:02

#HCPs and staff can support #HealthEquity by showing respect for all cultures and providing culturally appropriate care. Learn more about promoting health equity in healthcare during #COVID19: https://t.co/MKlWoS7xUC       https://t.co/HNYp0a9o45

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 22 2020 17:10:05

Remember the 3 W’s when you are in a #community setting! #WearAMask. Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). These three habits can help you protect yourself & others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/B2kvHj4jwm  #DoYourPart  https://t.co/f3wHytEw7z

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 22 2020 13:05:07

New @CDCMMWR: Contact tracing in 2 NC counties finds many people with #COVID19 didn’t report contacts, and many contacts reported couldn’t be reached. In one county, a third of people didn’t report contacts & half the contacts reported couldn’t be

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 22 2020 10:35:08

Wondering if you should delay your trip? Postpone travel if you are sick, recently tested positive for #COVID19, had close contact with a person with COVID-19 in the past 14 days, or are waiting for viral test results. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 21 2020 15:54:23

Know when to delay your travel to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Check these common situations, and talk to your healthcare provider if you are unsure whether any of these apply to you or your travel companions. https://t.co/qikq42aNWl         https://t.co/SvepZEQGMP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 21 2020 13:31:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 and of medical visits for symptoms similar to #COVID19 are decreasing or remaining stable nationally, although there has been some regional variation: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb. https://t.co/VpB4OKrdEp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 21 2020 13:05:04

#PublicHealth Workers: Is it difficult to stay on top of the latest #COVID19 research? CDC has launched the “COVID-19 Science Update,” a series of summaries of new COVID-19 studies on many topics. Access the summaries here: https://t.co/jCs6fCR0HA       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 21 2020 11:35:06

While #flu and #COVID19 have some symptoms in common, change in or loss of taste or smell are symptoms only associated with COVID-19. #StayInformed about the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://t.co/Uf4nhd9Y7K        https://t.co/QlXobV5xhe

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 20 2020 17:35:02

Managing stress during the #COVID19 pandemic can be difficult. Taking care of yourself & connecting with others can help you cope. Learn how: https://t.co/3BXcAE6oIN  #PrepYourHealth #SelfCareSunday https://t.co/HOMaG55sBy

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 20 2020 10:50:02

Wondering if you should delay your trip? Postpone travel if you are sick, recently tested positive for #COVID19, had close contact with a person with COVID-19 in the past 14 days, or are waiting for viral test results. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 19 2020 17:05:04

Limiting gatherings is one way to slow the spread of #COVID19, but physical distancing can be hard. Find tips to support the health of your loved ones & you during this challenging time: https://t.co/JuCAvrNDxZ  #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep  https://t.co/sGADjhTO5r

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 19 2020 16:19:01

Anyone can get an infection, and almost any infection, including #COVID19, can lead to #sepsis. Educate yourself and your family by downloading and sharing our newly-updated patient fact sheet: https://t.co/TV9jeTe0oI #SAM2020  https://t.co/gQd0wSTKEO

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 19 2020 13:30:00

In a community setting, remember the 3 W’s: Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). #WearAMask. These habits can help you protect yourself and others from spreading #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/DmfPOB7nbu         https://t.co/IOx82JcfqF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 17:14:59

RT @CDCgov: To slow the spread of #COVID19, CDC recommends that people wear masks in public settings when around people not living in their household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain. Learn more: https://bit.ly/30QOzQF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 16:45:00

To slow the spread of #COVID19, CDC recommends that people wear masks in public settings when around people not living in their household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain. Learn more: https://t.co/iOQv5OMdKA         

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 16:28:26

Among pregnant women hospitalized for treatment of #COVID19, 3 in 10 required intensive care and one pregnant woman died from COVID-19, a new report of 105 pregnant women in @CDCMMWR finds. Find out more: https://t.co/8Id3LcWdG8       https://t.co/6Oxx9LUNUq

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 15:53:26

School administrators: Learn more about the indicators you can use to prepare, plan, and respond to #COVID19. For each indicator, we provide benchmarks for lowest to highest COVID-19 risks for school operations. Learn more: https://t.co/Wytp7O8Wgx        https://t.co/yoLAY3YpwY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 12:51:04

As of September 14, national forecasts predict 3,000 to 7,100 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 10. These forecasts predict 207,000 to 218,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 10. More: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 12:05:15

Getting a call from an unknown number? It could be the #health department calling to tell you that you may have been exposed to #COVID19. Check your voicemail! Learn more about contact tracing: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q  #DoYourPart  https://t.co/u4uR1sL23q

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 18 2020 11:55:04

Communities of faith: Are you gathering for a holiday? Help protect your community from #COVID19. #WearAMask, wash your hands, and stay at least 6 feet apart. Also, bring your own food, keep your group small, and meet outdoors if possible.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 17:23:07

RT @CDCgov: .@CDCMMWR finds steps that help slow the spread of #COVID19 may also reduce #flu if widely practiced. Report emphasizes flu vaccination remains the best protection against flu. Getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever during the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 17:05:06

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 16:19:02

Heart conditions like myocarditis are associated with some cases of #COVID19. Severe cardiac damage is rare but has occurred, even in young, healthy people. CDC is working to understand how COVID-19 affects the heart and other organs. Learn more here:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 15:51:34

.@CDCMMWR finds steps that help slow the spread of #COVID19 may also reduce #flu if widely practiced. Report emphasizes flu vaccination remains the best protection against flu. Getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever during the #COVID19 pandemic. 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 13:48:05

New @CDCMMWR finds odds of #COVID19 outbreaks in West Virginia nursing homes are 17x higher in low quality than in high quality nursing homes, as rated by @CMSGov. Health depts can use CMS ratings to identify nursing homes at higher

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 13:07:43

A new @CDCMMWR examines #COVID19 in 2 skilled nursing facilities & shows how researchers used genome sequencing to determine the virus was likely spreading in each facility. Steps like repeated testing of residents & workers can help slow the spread.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 10:40:02

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 cases declined in most states in the last 7 days, but COVID-19 is widespread in many areas, particularly in the upper Great Plains, Midwest, and South. Six states reported over 10,000 new cases in the last week.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 17 2020 10:05:12

Remember the 3 W’s when you are in a #community setting! #WearAMask. Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). These three habits can help you protect yourself & others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/B2kvHj4jwm  #DoYourPart  https://t.co/ePMtRvYGVa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 18:05:08

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of #COVID19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose & mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, COVID-19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 17:03:09

#COVID19 cases declined in most states in the last 7 days, but COVID-19 is widespread in many areas, particularly in the upper Great Plains, Midwest, and South. Six states reported over 10,000 new cases in the last week. See more

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 16:30:21

#HCPs: Attend the next COCA call, Thursday, Sept. 17, at 2pm ET via Zoom. Topic: Testing and Treatment of 2020-2021 Seasonal Influenza During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/FXPpeY4UGX  #COVID19 https://t.co/q2tisua12T

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 15:10:39

#Teachers and other essential workers: Your work keeps our communities going but may put you at higher risk of being exposed to #flu or #COVID19. #Fluvaccine can help protect you from flu this season. More: https://t.co/LIowhQGlTS         https://t.co/1yoLRqppTY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 13:52:24

.@CDCMMWR report looking at almost 600 hospitalized pregnant women with #COVID19 found that pregnant women can have severe illness and poor birth outcomes, such as the mother requiring intensive care, pregnancy loss, and preterm birth. Learn more: https://t.co/g7WsFWJdDs https://t.co/Ve0dnGNTDM

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 11:01:03

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of #COVID19. When removing your mask, handle only the ear loops or ties, and fold the outside corners together. Be careful not to touch your eyes, nose, or mouth, and wash your hands after

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 16 2020 10:55:05

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk #DoYourPart #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep https://t.co/JGQKmLrLNi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 17:55:05

#COVID19 has unequally affected some of us in racial and ethnic minority groups, both physically and emotionally. As we take steps to help protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, let’s make sure to take care of our #MentalHealth too. https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 16:52:00

If you’re planning to stay with friends or family outside of your household to evacuate from Hurricane #Sally, talk with them about how you all can best protect yourselves from #COVID19. Find more safety tips here: https://t.co/qHpUR7me6a       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 16:30:18

Health Departments: Have you seen CDC’s Contact Tracing Communications Toolkit for #COVID19? Check it out for resources and messaging to use in your communities: https://t.co/foVDvYwK5N. #SlowTheSpread https://t.co/rZatSH87r4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 15:50:18

School administrators: CDC has provided benchmarks to help you prepare, plan, and respond to #COVID19. Monitor these frequently and adjust strategies to fit the changing levels of COVID-19 in your community. Learn more: https://t.co/Wytp7O8Wgx        https://t.co/cKhwlJi1wU

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 13:04:42

A new @CDCMMWR report found that 121 people under 21 years of age died of #COVID19 from February–July 2020. 3 out of 4 deaths occurred among Black, Hispanic, and American Indian/Alaska Native persons. Learn more: https://t.co/fCxlvca0BZ         https://t.co/GY3DPiTpNw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 11:55:07

Getting a call from an unknown number? It could be the health department calling to tell you that you may have been exposed to #COVID19. Check your voicemail! Learn more about contact tracing: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q https://t.co/bgxNQD5BE7

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 11:00:32

#HCPs: Attend today’s COCA call on Telehealth & Health Equity: Considerations for Addressing Health Disparities during the COVID-19 Pandemic at 2pm ET. Learn more: https://t.co/ljFKDIdLek  #COVID19 https://t.co/3oJe1ajqPj

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 15 2020 10:05:38

RT @HHSGov: Because of #COVID19, preparing for wildfires might be a little different this year. Know how wildfire smoke can affect you and your loved ones during the pandemic and what you can do to protect yourselves: https://bit.ly/3bTBLy8

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 17:15:02

RT @HHSGov: Because of #COVID19, preparing for wildfires might be a little different this year. Know how wildfire smoke can affect you and your loved ones during the pandemic and what you can do to protect yourselves: https://bit.ly/3bTBLy8

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 16:53:01

#HCPs: Attend the next COCA call, Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 2pm ET via Zoom. Topic: Telehealth & Health Equity: Considerations for Addressing Health Disparities during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/ljFKDIdLek  #COVID19  https://t.co/cyQCutyV64

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 16:05:04

#NewMom: #Breastfeeding has many health benefits for both you & your baby, including protecting your baby from illnesses & providing the best nutrition. You can breastfeed even if you have COVID-19, as #COVID19 is unlikely to spread thru breast milk.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 15:30:08

In the path of #HurricaneSally? Learn your community’s evacuation routes and location of emergency shelters. They may be different this year due to #COVID19. https://t.co/fdkY8dTGZe  #Sally  https://t.co/NZOkHxFRwG

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 14:38:02

#WearAMask in public to help slow the spread of COVID-19, but be sure to wear it the right way. Position your mask so that it fully covers your nose and mouth. If you’re not wearing your mask properly, #COVID19 particles

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 13:52:54

RT @CDCgov: The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentage of ER visits associated with #COVID19 has decreased nationally for eight consecutive weeks and is on the decline in all 10 regions in the U.S. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2ViFflZ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 12:53:03

#COVID19 has unequally affected some of us in racial and ethnic minority groups, both physically and emotionally. As we take steps to help protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, let’s make sure to take care of our #MentalHealth too. https://t.co/GKZV8vsPCV 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 11:50:06

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentage of ER visits associated with #COVID19 has decreased nationally for eight consecutive weeks and is on the decline in all 10 regions in the U.S. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 14 2020 09:55:08

#Flu & #COVID19 can spread before symptoms appear. Flu virus may spread for about 1 day before symptoms, while the virus that causes COVID-19 may spread for about 2 days before. #StayInfomed of the similarities & differences between flu &

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 13 2020 14:22:01

Medical entomologist Janet McAllister and other CDC responders had to adapt to changing needs and conditions when responding to #COVID19 outbreaks in Wisconsin. Learn about her team’s work: https://t.co/F7K7Rbm7sX          https://t.co/EAFbswPnkF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 13 2020 12:53:00

Wondering how #COVID19 got its name? It’s short for #coronavirus disease 2019. COVID-19 is caused by a coronavirus, which looks like a crown. Take steps to slow the spread. Wear a mask, wash your hands often, and stay 6 feet

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 13 2020 10:15:07

To take care of others, start by taking care of yourself. Finding ways to practice #selfcare can help reduce your stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Learn healthy ways to cope with stress: https://t.co/CnUM2zcj69 #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep #SelfCareSunday https://t.co/hc5WAWFscw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 12 2020 12:15:08

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk #DoYourPart #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep https://t.co/6kKWjcJ5Mt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 12 2020 09:52:01

RT @CDCInjury: As we continue to face mental health challenges due to #COVID19, we need to support our loved ones now #MoreThanEverBefore. ake action by signing the @WeArePREVENTS Pledge to #REACHnow: http://wearewithinreach.net   #PreventSuicide #SPM20

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 18:20:01

RT @CDCemergency: #DYK? You may have #COVID19 & no symptoms. If someone from the health department tells you that you’ve been exposed, do do your part to help #SlowtheSpread. Stay home for 14 days & monitor your health. Learn more

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 18:00:37

Remember the 3 W’s when you are in a #community setting! #WearAMask. Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). These three habits can help you protect yourself & others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/B2kvHj4jwm #DoYourPart #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 16:48:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that during August, weekly #COVID19 hospitalization rates declined among all adult age groups. However, while rates for children aged 5-17 were constant during most of this period, they increased at the end of August:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 16:29:55

RT @CDCgov: Testing positive for antibodies to the virus that causes #COVID19 means you likely had a past infection. It’s not yet known whether antibodies will protect you from getting infected again. Learn more about antibody testing: https://bit.ly/3gbWM8V

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 16:25:04

#ParentsToBe: Discuss with your healthcare provider about rooming together with your newborn baby in the hospital. Early & close contact with your baby has many benefits, and the risk of passing #COVID19 to your baby is low. Learn more: https://t.co/Vsf79xDwFN 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 15:36:02

#HCPs: Learn about #COVID19 associated VTE risks and considerations in our upcoming webinar. Mark your calendar for September 17, 2 p.m. ET. Pre-register now: https://t.co/GUDbPY0X9d           https://t.co/S2iM77Po4b

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 14:06:00

If you have fever, cough, loss of taste or smell or certain other symptoms, you might have #COVID19. If you think you might have COVID-19 or think you may have been near someone who has COVID-19, contact a healthcare provider

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 13:47:03

As of September 7, national forecasts suggest from 3,300 to 8,000 new #COVID19 deaths will be reported during the week ending October 3. These forecasts predict 205,000 to 217,000 total COVID-19 deaths in the US by October 3. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 13:04:23

A new @CDCMMWR finds children who likely got #COVID19 in their child care centers spread COVID-19 to others outside the child care center, including to household members. Slow the spread. Wear masks if over 2, wash hands & stay home

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 12:34:00

Testing positive for antibodies to the virus that causes #COVID19 means you likely had a past infection. It’s not yet known whether antibodies will protect you from getting infected again. Learn more about antibody testing: https://t.co/Xa1qKwzJhO        https://t.co/SgRRNBVcG7

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 12:01:15

#DYK? You may have #COVID19 & no symptoms. If someone from the health department tells you that you’ve been exposed, do your part to help #SlowtheSpread. Stay home for 14 days & monitor your health. Learn more about contact tracing:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 11 2020 09:20:01

RT @CDCEnvironment: Wearing cloth masks in public can help stop the spread of #COVID19, but cloth masks won’t protect you from small whether antibodies will protect you from getting infected again. Learn more about antibody testing: https://bit.ly/3gbWM8V

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 19:05:05

Limiting gatherings is one way to slow the spread of #COVID19, but physical distancing can be hard. Find tips to support the health of your loved ones and you during this challenging time: https://t.co/JuCAvrNDxZ #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep   https://t.co/w9PDcQjoGW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 17:35:03

RT @CDCDirector: Testing positive for antibodies to the virus that causes #COVID19 means you likely had a past infection. It’s not yet known whether antibodies will protect you from getting infected again. Learn more about antibody testing: https://bit.ly/3gbWM8V

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 16:20:02

The emotional toll of #COVID19 is real, especially among some people of racial and ethnic minority groups who have been unequally affected by this pandemic. #BeThe1To Help Save A Life. #SuicidePrevention https://t.co/8X7WYTjKJ7          https://t.co/5sdeILhWsG

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 15:55:00

Do you do the 3 W’s? Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). #WearAMask. These three habits can help you protect yourself and others from spreading #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/DmfPOAPMjW https://t.co/uTvUN5orJ9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 14:42:01

A new @CDCMMWR examining essential workers found many home health aides and nursing home staff had underlying medical conditions. These conditions may put them at increased risk for serious illness from #COVID19. More: https://t.co/vwU54bkV68         https://t.co/cAZMaRCNfm

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 14:25:56

RT @CDCgov: A new @CDCMMWR shows that an estimated 41% of U.S. adults reported avoiding medical care because of concerns about #COVID19, including 12% who avoided emergency care, and 32% who avoided routine care. http://bit.ly/MMWR91020

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 13:48:04

.@CDCMMWR shows adults w/ #COVID19 were more than twice as likely to have reported dining at a restaurant before getting sick compared to adults w/o COVID-19. Choose pick-up/delivery if possible & take steps like staying 6 ft from others &

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 13:11:00

A new @CDCMMWR shows that an estimated 41% of U.S. adults reported avoiding medical care because of concerns about #COVID19, including 12% who avoided emergency care, and 32% who avoided routine care. https://t.co/hzHCrPrfN6        https://t.co/HxPIxPk1FO

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 12:30:30

Getting a call from an unknown number? It could be the health department calling to tell you that you may have been exposed to #COVID19. Check your voicemail! Learn more about contact tracing: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q https://t.co/uy8GiTNTou

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 12:00:28

Both #flu & #COVID19 can spread before symptoms appear. Flu virus may spread for about 1 day before symptoms, while the virus that causes COVID-19 may spread for about 2 days before symptoms. More on similarities and differences between flu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 11:23:00

RT @CDC_eHealth: Looking for highlights on the latest reports from CDC’s #COVID19 response? Listen to @CDCMMWR ‘s new #podcast series to stay up to date on the most recent findings. Listen and subscribe: https://bit.ly/2Ra43uD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 10:50:26

RT @CDCtravel: If you travel, take steps to protect yourself & others from #COVID19: • Wear a mask in public. • Avoid close contact with others. Stay at least 6 feet from anyone not from your household. • Wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 09:55:06

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Finding ways to practice #selfcare can help reduce your stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Find healthy ways to cope with stress: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA #PrepYourHealth #NatlPrep https://t.co/Mu3J2ftQLT

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 10 2020 08:33:00

RT @CDCtravel: If you travel, take steps to protect yourself & others from #COVID19: • Wear a mask in public. • Avoid close contact with others. Stay at least 6 feet from anyone not from your household. • Wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 18:01:24

#Flu & #COVID19 can result in complications. However, COVID-19 is associated with additional complications like blood clots & multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children. #StayInformed of the differences between flu & COVID-19: https://t.co/Uf4nhd9Y7K  #PrepYourHealth https://t.co/JFxp7dZSTp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 17:25:36

As of Sept. 8, the total number of #COVID19 cases in the US surpassed 6 million. COVID-19 is widespread in many areas, particularly in the upper Great Plains, Midwest, and South. Additionally, 5 states reported over 10,000 new cases in

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 15:48:03

“In public health, it’s our job to support [people] through that [sense of helplessness].” Dr. Rachael Zacks is a CDC #disease detective whose work on the #COVID19 response helped fuel the discussion on how it spreads. Read her story: https://t.co/Z9K0ShXJ1g 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 13:32:02

#DYK? You may have #COVID19 & no symptoms. If someone from the health department tells you that you’ve been exposed, do your part to help #SlowtheSpread. Stay home for 14 days & monitor your health. Learn more about contact tracing:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 12:05:14

Give yourself more time than usual to #prepare for disasters. If you must shop for #emergency kit supplies in person, take steps to protect yourself & those around you from #COVID19. https://t.co/9nLjvaNSpI  #PrepYourHealth #WearAMask #NatlPrep  https://t.co/6ceasG4CRf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 09 2020 10:52:45

RT @CDCDirector: It can be a challenge to cope with changing routines and anxiety during #COVID19. But we can find a way forward. See #HowRightNow for ways that people can find what helps: https://bit.ly/3hudD7k (supported by @CDCFound)

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 17:10:01

RT @CDCDirector: It can be a challenge to cope with changing routines and anxiety during #COVID19. But we can find a way forward. See #HowRightNow for ways that people can find what helps: https://bit.ly/3hudD7k (supported by @CDCFound)

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 16:54:04

Did you host or attend a #LaborDay gathering or event? If you were in close contact with others, you may have been exposed to #COVID19. If you feel sick, stay home, call your healthcare provider, and inform those you had

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 16:09:03

Getting a call from an unknown number? It could be the health department calling to tell you that you may have been exposed to #COVID19. Check your voicemail! Learn more about contact tracing: https://t.co/9ZN2zYTaud https://t.co/A3H3JwI2t9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 14:55:04

Use caution when relying on gaiters and face shields to help protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Researchers are currently investigating their effectiveness. Learn more: https://t.co/easmKh2UTu https://t.co/2pV6smtpz2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 13:14:02

Limiting gatherings is one way to slow the spread of #COVID19, but physical distancing can be hard. Find tips to support the health of your loved ones and you during this challenging time: https://t.co/a70fp6NOso https://t.co/niRFXPmsPi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 08 2020 10:05:10

Remember the 3 W’s when you are in a community setting! #WearAMask. Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). These three habits can help you protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/B2kvHj4jwm  #PrepYourHealth  https://t.co/w4iB4zXMBo

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 07 2020 13:09:03

Use caution when relying on gaiters and face shields to help protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Researchers are currently investigating their effectiveness. Learn more: https://t.co/iOQv5OMdKA https://t.co/qbLQn00kFI

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 07 2020 10:01:58

Planning to visit the beach for #LaborDay? Your risk of #COVID19 is highest if you are less than 6 feet from people at a crowded public beach or if you freely share your food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 06 2020 15:00:53

#COVID19 and seasonal #allergies share many symptoms, but there are some key differences between the two. For example, COVID-19 can cause fever, which is not a common symptom of seasonal allergies. Learn more: https://t.co/OJMuFXHJ6l        https://t.co/M3LQc6cvAR

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 06 2020 12:49:02

Planning on visiting family or friends over #LaborDay weekend? Protect them and yourself from #COVID19: Wear a mask, stay at least 6 feet away from people you don’t live with, and wash your hands often. https://t.co/KNd6wCwSsl        https://t.co/cwo3nLM7YJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 06 2020 11:00:51

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #DoYourPart #PrepYourHealth https://t.co/YAlwNS3V2T

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 05 2020 16:26:02

“A pandemic can make us realize we are all truly connected, here at home and across the whole world.” CDC #diseasedetective Rachael Zacks deployed to Seattle to test one of the United States’ first-known #COVID19 patients. Her story: https://t.co/Z9K0ShXJ1g   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 05 2020 15:00:58

If you‘re sick with #COVID19 & your pet becomes sick, don’t take your pet to the veterinary clinic yourself. Call your veterinarian & let them know you have been sick with COVID-19. https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK https://t.co/vKfoBrmXVr

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 05 2020 12:01:06

Some pets in the US have tested positive for #COVID19, mostly after contact with a person with COVID-19. Protect your pets: limit their contact with people outside the household and avoid contact with pets if you get sick. https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 05 2020 08:30:05

RT @CDCEnvironment: Going to a cooling center to beat the #heat this #summer? Follow these tips to protect yourself from #COVID19 • Practice social distancing • Wear a mask (for people 2+ years old) • Wash your hands often or

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 18:03:01

RT @CDCemergency: Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity, or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than other. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://bit.ly/2XWt80L  #PrepYourHealth

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 17:12:01

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that after declining for more than a month, the percentage of people that tested positive for #COVID19 nationally increased slightly last week. This is the first national increase in this percentage since mid-July: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 17:00:42

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations like #COVID19. You may feel anxiousness, anger, sadness, or overwhelmed. If you or a loved one is feeling overwhelmed, get support 24/7 by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. Learn more: https://t.co/3Pya8LAbqo https://t.co/8zlKKiolmZ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 16:54:37

New Data: Recent trends show the percentage of overall #COVID19 cases in people ages 18-22 years has increased in the US, especially in the Midwest, South, and Northeast. For the latest demographic data, visit CDC’s COVID Data Tracker: https://t.co/MLJ56QCW37   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 16:11:01

As of Aug. 31, national forecasts suggest new weekly #COVID19 deaths may decrease in the coming weeks, with 3,300 to 7,500 new deaths during the week ending Sept. 26. Forecasts predict 200k to 211k total COVID-19 deaths in the US

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 14:11:00

If you have a fever, cough or certain other symptoms, you might have #COVID19. Most people have mild illness and are able to recover at home. If you think you may have been exposed to COVID-19, contact your healthcare provider.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 12:19:02

Remember the 3 W’s when you are in a community setting! #WearAMask. Wash your hands. Watch your distance (stay 6 feet apart). These three habits can help you protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/DmfPOAPMjW       https://t.co/oBwwHxkEjH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 11:01:10

Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity, or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://t.co/yJVLnlkYDN  #PrepYourHealth https://t.co/VW74RsLVp9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 04 2020 09:40:03

RT @CDCDirector: #Flu and #COVID19 can result in complications. However, COVID-19 is associated with additional complications like blood clots and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children. More on the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://bit.ly/2O1QVX2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 18:00:43

It is common to feel more stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Use these @CDCgov tips & resources to take care of your loved ones’ mental health & your own: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA  #PrepYourHealth https://t.co/4xLVRHW0Ng

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 16:56:00

#LaborDay plans at a pool or beach? Stay 6 feet away from others. #WearAMask when not in the water. Wash your hands often. Help protect yourself and your friends from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/ochY3fxe5Z  #LaborDaySafe  https://t.co/1waPNpnWqg

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 13:18:02

New @CDCMMWR finds people stayed home more during the early months of the #COVID19 pandemic when stay-at-home orders were in place. People began to leave home as stay-at-home orders ended, even if orders in their state or territory remained. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 12:18:13

RT @CDCgov: #Flu and #COVID19 can result in complications. However, COVID-19 is associated with additional complications like blood clots and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children. More on the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://bit.ly/2O1QVX2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 12:00:34

#Flu and #COVID19 can result in complications. However, COVID-19 is associated with additional complications like blood clots and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children. More on the differences between flu and COVID-19 here: https://t.co/BX2qPbOYpu        https://t.co/9ZN45SqnXq

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 11:52:56

RT @CDCgov: Having a difficult time coping because of #COVID19? Feeling lonely, anxious, or dealing with grief and loss? Help is available through the National #Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800-273-8255). Learn more: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 11:22:02

Having a difficult time coping because of #COVID19? Feeling lonely, anxious, or dealing with grief and loss? Help is available through the National #Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800-273-8255). Learn more: https://t.co/F0vQ2lbmUj        https://t.co/VU7ygNPlXJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 09:52:01

RT @CDCemergency: Waiting for a #COVID19 test result and wondering what you should do next? Take 3 key steps: Stay home, think about the people you’ve been around & answer the call from your health department. Learn more about these

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 08:59:00

RT @DepSecHargan: Masks can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public. When you wear a mask, you can help protect those around you. When others wear one, they can help protect people around them,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 03 2020 08:11:01

RT @CDC_NCEZID: Some pets in the US have tested positive for #COVID19, mostly after contact with a person with COVID-19. Protect your pets: limit their contact with people outside the household and avoid contact with pets if you get sick.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 18:25:01

RT @CDCDirector: #DYK? Some of the symptoms of #COVID19 and seasonal allergies are similar, and it may be difficult to tell the difference between them. If you think you have COVID-19 contact your healthcare provider. https://bit.ly/3j8vLUL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 18:18:41

Although #COVID19 cases in many states declined over the last 7 days, daily cases are now increasing in some states, particularly in the upper Great Plains, Midwest, and South. Wear a mask. Stay 6 ft from others. Wash your hands.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 17:10:01

RT @DepSecHargan: Your risk of #COVID19 increases the closer you get to others and the longer you interact with them. Learn from @CDCgov about ways you can safely resume daily activities and slow the spread of #COVID19: https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 16:56:00

RT @Surgeon_General: We must continue to help slow the spread of #COVID19 for ourselves, our loved ones, and our future. Do your part and: #WearAMask Watch your distance Wash your hands Learn more: http://bit.ly/3bGvO6p  #COVIDStopsWithMe https://twitter.com/Surgeon_General/

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 14:31:02

CDC, along with state and local health departments and other partners, is working to better understand the impact of #COVID19 during pregnancy on both the mother and infant. Learn about these efforts here: https://t.co/wbvgIg9Yc0        https://t.co/cdDLboeUes

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 12:10:12

Waiting for a #COVID19 test result and wondering what you should do next? Take 3 key steps: Stay home, think about the people you’ve been around & answer the call from your health department. Learn more about these steps: https://t.co/LIL0Z3Ia8c 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 11:43:58

RT @CDCgov: Testing positive for #COVID19 on a viral test means you likely are infected and could infect others. Stay home and take steps to prevent spreading the virus. If you test negative, you can still get sick and should

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 11:43:00

Testing positive for #COVID19 on a viral test means you likely are infected and could infect others. Stay home and take steps to prevent spreading the virus. If you test negative, you can still get sick and should take steps

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 09:04:01

RT @CDCEnvironment: Remember to practice every day #foodsafety during #COVID19. Put away foods that could spoil, such as meats, milk, & egg, in the fridge or freezer within 2 hours of shopping. Don’t let these items sit outside, in the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 02 2020 08:32:00

RT @CDCemergency: When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://bit.ly/2XdSp61  #DoYourPart

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 01 2020 17:20:02

RT @CDCDirector: CDC molecular biologist Silvina Masciotra is part of a team advising the White House Task Force on #COVID19 testing issues. “We need to keep our distance and wear masks. We need to keep in mind groups at high

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 01 2020 14:05:04

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Learn ways to support one another during the #COVID19 pandemic and how to seek help from trained professionals: https://t.co/u69KmFMk6R. #BeThe1To https://t.co/ZQhi3WHjiM

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 01 2020 13:06:00

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of COVID-19. When selecting a #mask, you have many choices. Avoid masks made of materials that make it too hard to breathe, allow #COVID19 particles to escape, or are intended for healthcare workers. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – September 01 2020 10:01:26

When you #WearAMask, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. When others wear their mask, they help protect those around them, including you. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #DoYourPart  https://t.co/WzNrBiMOHU

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 17:07:01

RT @CDC_NCEZID: If you‘re sick with #COVID19 & your pet becomes sick, don’t take your pet to the veterinary clinic yourself. Call your veterinarian & let them know you have been sick with COVID-19. https://bit.ly/2D5fJLg

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 16:10:02

RT @CDCDirector: The latest #COVIDView report from @CDCgov shows that weekly hospitalizations associated with #COVID19 have peaked twice since the outbreak began, once during the week ending April 18 and a second time during the week ending July 18. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 15:55:02

Waiting for a #COVID19 test result and wondering what you should do next? Take 3 key steps: Stay home, think about the people you’ve been around & answer the call from your health department. Learn more about these steps: https://t.co/f0vERYo3TQ 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 15:13:16

RT @CDCgov: The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that weekly hospitalizations associated with #COVID19 have peaked twice since the outbreak began, once during the week ending April 18 and a second time during the week ending July 18. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 14:42:01

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that weekly hospitalizations associated with #COVID19 have peaked twice since the outbreak began, once during the week ending April 18 and a second time during the week ending July 18. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/N1XLuxr9Hw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 13:02:46

A new @CDCMMWR finds many #COVID19 infections among healthcare workers appear to go undetected, likely because many people infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 have mild or no symptoms. Learn more: https://t.co/VOKbZil9ob        https://t.co/bnTAcmIzr9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 11:45:10

Questions about your pet’s health during the pandemic? Talk to your veterinarian if you have concerns. We are still learning about this virus and how it can affect animals. Learn more about pets and #COVID19: https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK       https://t.co/gJNFNRAV91

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 11:14:00

Back on campus? If you go out, wear a mask, stay 6 feet apart from others, and meet in outdoor spaces. Learn more about steps you can take to help protect yourself and your friends from #COVID19: https://t.co/g9sT0JqtEx https://t.co/PkrxZLNc82

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 31 2020 10:01:13

#DYK it’s not safe to put a mask on your pet? While pets can get #COVID19 from people, the risk of pets spreading COVID-19 is low. Instead, protect your pet by limiting their contact with sick people and people outside

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 30 2020 13:45:07

#COVID19 and seasonal #allergies share many symptoms, but there are some key differences between the two. For example, COVID-19 can cause fever, which is not a common symptom of seasonal allergies. Learn more: https://t.co/OJMuFXHJ6l         https://t.co/csnWl49MMA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 30 2020 12:45:03

#DYK it’s not safe to put a mask on your pet? While pets can get #COVID19 from people, the risk of pets spreading COVID-19 is low. Instead, protect your pet by limiting their contact with sick people and people outside

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 30 2020 11:45:06

Use caution when relying on gaiters and face shields to help protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Researchers are currently investigating their effectiveness. Learn more: https://t.co/easmKh2UTu https://t.co/yYy0Q6I5mH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 29 2020 16:24:01

#COVID19 and seasonal #allergies share many symptoms, but there are some key differences between the two. For example, COVID-19 can cause fever, which is not a common symptom of seasonal allergies. Learn more: https://t.co/fEGMDOBt0Q       https://t.co/kpDM9DmtLx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 29 2020 12:00:45

Wearing cloth masks in public can help slow the spread of #COVID19, but cloth masks won’t protect you from small particles in #wildfire smoke. Limit your time outside when it’s smoky. Learn more: https://t.co/6uz8GiLJjr https://t.co/wbDUdeTBK3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 29 2020 11:51:02

Use caution when relying on gaiters and face shields to help protect yourself and others from #COVID19. Researchers are currently investigating their effectiveness. Learn more: https://t.co/iOQv5OMdKA https://t.co/P9sotMoabX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 29 2020 09:12:01

RT @CDCGlobal: During the #COVID19 pandemic, @CDCgov has consistently supported and advocated for those at increased risk, including those patients fighting diseases like #HIV and #TB. Learn more about these difficult diagnoses here: https://bit.ly/2ZihV8o

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 29 2020 08:55:01

RT @CDCemergency: Did you know? Breathing in #wildfire smoke can cause symptoms similar to #COVID19, like dry cough, sore throat, and trouble breathing. Learn how to tell the difference: https://bit.ly/3kSMjl9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 19:15:03

RT @CDC_HIVAIDS: CDC’s new guidance for #PrEP programs affected by #COVID19 discusses home specimen collection kits for #HIV and #STD testing, HIV self-testing, and the benefits of providing a 90-day supply of medication once HIV-negative status is confirmed. https://bit.ly/30d2NNa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 18:15:04

RT @Surgeon_General: #ICYMI: A new @CDCMMWR shows a few actions helped prevent #COVID19 outbreaks at 4 overnight camps in Maine this summer. Steps included screening campers & staff before arrival, wearing masks, and staying in the same groups for 2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 17:33:01

RT @HHSGov: #COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks worn over the mouth AND nose can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 17:17:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 decreased nationally last week. However, two regions (Central and Mountain) saw increases in this measure of COVID-19 activity. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       https://t.co/RAvbT5TBQs

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 16:08:32

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of COVID-19. When selecting a #mask, you have many choices. Avoid masks made of materials that make it too hard to breathe, allow #COVID19 particles to escape, or are intended for healthcare workers. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 16:01:16

Wearing cloth masks in public can help slow the spread of #COVID19, but cloth masks won’t protect you from small particles in #wildfire smoke. Limit your time outside when it’s smoky. Learn more: https://t.co/2xlF9MccFt       https://t.co/fhn2DTR9o5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 15:30:35

People who are recovering from #COVID19 might be at a higher risk of getting sick from #wildfire smoke. Know what to do to protect yourself and your loved ones: https://t.co/6uz8Giu8rT       https://t.co/wdrHf3QTdz

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 13:24:02

As of August 24, national forecasts suggest from 4,000 to 8,300 new deaths will be reported in the week ending September 19. These data predict 196,000 to 207,000 total reported #COVID19 deaths in the US by September 19. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 11:05:22

Did you know? Breathing in #wildfire smoke can cause symptoms similar to #COVID19, like dry cough, sore throat, and trouble breathing. Learn how to tell the difference: https://t.co/6uz8Giu8rT        https://t.co/l5liurezHv

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 28 2020 10:52:00

#WearAMask to help slow the spread of COVID-19. When selecting a #mask, you have many choices. Avoid masks made of materials that make it too hard to breathe, allow #COVID19 particles to escape, or are intended for healthcare workers. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 17:55:01

RT @HHSGov: Emergency managers and public health professionals are taking measures to reduce possible spread of #COVID19 in disaster shelters. Here are tips to help you prepare and lower your risk of infection while staying safe in a shelter: https://bit.ly/3lr3ham

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 17:05:11

Does wearing a mask mean you don’t have to practice social distancing? The answer is no. Wearing a mask while in public AND maintaining 6 feet of distance from other people are two actions to help stop the spread of

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 13:04:38

Testing all residents and staff in West Virginia nursing homes helped limit the spread of #COVID19. Testing all residents and staff, regardless of symptoms, may help protect those at higher risk for COVID-19 & prevent larger outbreaks. See more: https://t.co/ICR6oj4q1r 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 11:30:52

RT @CDCgov: Although the number of #COVID19 cases in most states continued to decline over the last 7 days, COVID-19 is widespread in many areas, especially the South & West. As of Aug. 25, the US reported nearly 1,000 deaths

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 11:23:01

People who are recovering from #COVID19 might be at a higher risk of getting sick from #wildfire smoke. Know what to do to protect yourself and your loved ones: https://t.co/2xlF9MccFt       https://t.co/1j6g5JXr0u

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 27 2020 08:51:13

RT @Readygov: If you’re in a public shelter for #Laura, practice #COVID19 safety: ✅ Stay 6 feet away from non-family members ✅ Avoidntouching surfaces such as handrails & use hand sanitizer ✅  Follow the shelters policies to protect others More

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 18:30:30

Questions about your pet’s health during the pandemic? Talk to your veterinarian if you have concerns. We are still learning about this virus and how it can affect animals. Learn more about pets and #COVID19: https://t.co/gNCS7iwcNK       https://t.co/hqCrLNRJsI

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 17:08:15

Although the number of #COVID19 cases in most states continued to decline over the last 7 days, COVID-19 is widespread in many areas, especially the South & West. As of Aug. 25, the US reported nearly 1,000 deaths a day

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 16:07:01

RT @CDCDirector: We owe it to our nation’s children to take personal responsibility to do everything we can to lower the levels of #COVID19 so that they can go back to school – wear a mask, wash your hands, social

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 14:57:02

If you have been around someone with #COVID19, someone from the health department may check in with you about your health. If your phone number changes, tell your health department & doctor. Learn more: https://t.co/9ZN2zYTaud        https://t.co/HtOhTDbl1p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 13:53:42

A8. #Rural communities can use CDC’s Social Vulnerability Index (SVI) to assess their level of social vulnerability to #COVID19. https://t.co/31znezsdYH #RuralHealthReady #RuralHealthChat https://t.co/XLfs8QTN02

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 13:40:01

A6. Identify a plan for transporting people with #COVID19, including people with disabilities, for care at other #healthcare systems or providers if your hospital or facility is closed or offering fewer services. https://t.co/gCHs7CYW1K  #RuralHealthReady #RuralHealthChat https://t.co/G2EvzCYw2R

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 13:33:20

A5. Systemic health & social inequities have put some rural residents at higher risk of severe illness from #COVID19. @CDCgov has guidance for #healthcare facilities in rural areas to use during COVID-19 patient surge. https://t.co/yL13nJQu4t  #RuralHealthReady #RuralHealthChat https://t.co/Dnl6KlRNPy

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 13:06:11

A new @CDCMMWR shows a series of steps helped prevent #COVID19 outbreaks at 4 overnight camps in Maine this summer. Steps included screening campers & staff before arrival, wearing facial coverings, and staying in the same groups for 2 weeks.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 12:30:10

In the path of #HurricaneLaura? Learn your community’s evacuation routes and location of emergency shelters. They may be different this year due to #COVID19.  https://t.co/fdkY8dTGZe  #Laura  https://t.co/ppPBU2WPJv

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 11:05:05

Did you know? Breathing in #wildfire smoke can cause symptoms similar to #COVID19, like dry cough, sore throat, and trouble breathing. Learn how to tell the difference: https://t.co/2xlF9MccFt        https://t.co/htKcD8wgpt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 26 2020 08:32:00

RT @CDCemergency: Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, & practice physical distancing by putting space between yourself & others. https://bit.ly/38Wbhsw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 19:39:00

RT @Surgeon_General: We must continue to help slow the spread of #COVID19 for ourselves, our loved ones, and our future. Do your part and #WearAMask, watch your distance (stay at least 6 ft away from others), and wash your hands.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 16:50:04

Homeless service providers: Planning and responding to #COVID19 among people experiencing homelessness requires a whole community approach. Learn more: https://t.co/tscID7XkkU        https://t.co/yMpcwiEW9v

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 13:11:02

New @CDCMMWR looks at @KYHealthAlerts Indicator Monitoring Report tool, which monitors #COVID19 data including cases, deaths & hospital capacity. This tool helps officials make decisions about responding to the pandemic & reopening communities. Read more: https://t.co/7hVqAwNyOi https://t.co/lmaBpc8Xje

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 12:50:10

Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, & practice physical distancing by putting space between yourself & others. https://t.co/WaI3wjePtU     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 11:26:38

Questions about your pet’s health during the pandemic? Talk to your veterinarian if you have concerns. We are still learning about this virus and how it can affect animals. Learn more about pets and #COVID19: https://t.co/ECKkYQ3d4l        https://t.co/GCEtgDNfU6

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 25 2020 10:50:14

Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself & your family from getting sick with #COVID19. Learn when & how you should wash your hands to stay healthy: https://t.co/qWpjbbDvEw        https://t.co/cylhlau7GS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 24 2020 17:50:10

The #COVID19 pandemic has raised many questions about transmission of the virus that causes COVID-19. Aerosol scientists answer some of your most frequently asked questions on the #ScienceBlog. https://t.co/l09q9bRqSJ https://t.co/eLzxn54dGs

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 24 2020 17:35:01

RT @CDCDirector: Your risk of #COVID19 increases the closer you get to others and the longer you interact with them. Learn ways to help safely resume daily activities and slow the spread of #COVID19: https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 24 2020 17:10:01

RT @HHSGov: Concerned about keeping your child’s #immunization schedule on track during #COVID19? Well-child visits and vaccinations are essential services during #coronavirus closures and are still available. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2EviJBs  #iVax2protect #NIAM

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 24 2020 13:39:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that minority populations, like American Indian, Black and Hispanic, continue to be hospitalized for #COVID19 at nearly 5 times the rate of their non-Hispanic White counterparts. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb   https://t.co/hpMlWPxD25

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 24 2020 10:53:02

#Parents: Today, join CDC’s live Q&A from 12-2pm ET to ask your questions about the importance of staying up to date on essential childhood vaccines during the #COVID19 outbreak. Visit CDC’s Instagram Story here: https://t.co/QV6qLVJhcG https://t.co/FTyFfuHNjL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 23 2020 15:27:02

“I’ve never had a chance to work on something that’s so high-level…” Silvina Masciotra became interested in biology in high school. Now she works with the White House Coronavirus Task Force to help states with #COVID19 testing: https://t.co/NpRU8oYSqK     https://t.co/zxNIXui9Q7

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 23 2020 13:11:00

#DYK? Your mask should cover your nose AND mouth to help protect others and slow the spread of #COVID19. Learn how to wear your mask correctly. https://t.co/l3eipKB6If #WearAMask #DoYourPart https://t.co/CewXaxWUAB

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 23 2020 11:01:02

With changes in food availability in some communities during the #COVID19 pandemic, you may be consuming more canned or packaged food. Tips on purchasing canned and packaged goods using the Nutrition Facts Label are available. https://t.co/TnUbjcyj8Y     https://t.co/pqNzGRmnRn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 23 2020 11:01:02

If you’re planning to stay with friends or family outside of your household to evacuate from a storm, talk with them about how you all can best protect yourselves from #COVID19. Find more safety tips here: https://t.co/FEQejNvKei       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 23 2020 10:05:42

RT @CDCgov: We must continue to help slow the spread of #COVID19 for ourselves, our loved ones, and our future. Do your part and wear a mask, stay 6 feet away from others, and wash your hands. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 22 2020 17:55:00

We must continue to help slow the spread of #COVID19 for ourselves, our loved ones, and our future. Do your part and wear a mask, stay 6 feet away from others, and wash your hands. Learn more: https://t.co/DmfPOAPMjW https://t.co/mNhwhWC688

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 22 2020 12:01:17

Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity, or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://t.co/yJVLnlkYDN https://t.co/3HUV0fXR9D

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 22 2020 11:00:21

Do you have a disaster plan for your family (including pets) in the event of a #hurricane or severe storm? This year be aware that your shelter location may have changed. Check with local authorities and make a plan before

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 22 2020 10:21:01

RT @CDCemergency: Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself & your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 22 2020 09:38:00

RT @NIOSH: The #COVID19 pandemic has raised many questions about transmission of the virus that causes COVID-19. Aerosol scientists answer some of your most frequently asked questions on the #ScienceBlog. https://go.usa.gov/xfuk5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 17:37:01

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of deaths attributed to #COVID19 is 7.8%. Although lower than the previous week (12.6%), this percentage is above the epidemic threshold and will likely increase as more death certificates are counted: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 17:01:02

Contact tracing slows the spread of #COVID19. It helps protect you, your family, & your community. Answer the call from your health department to #SlowtheSpread. Learn more: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q https://t.co/WeQl5hWRHi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 16:47:01

As of August 17, forecasts suggest that up to 9,600 new weekly deaths will be reported in the week ending September 12. These data predict 187,000 to 205,000 total reported #COVID19 deaths in the US by September 12. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 14:48:00

DYK: There’s no data to suggest that mosquito and tick bites spread coronaviruses. The main way that #COVID19 spreads is from person to person. Learn more: https://t.co/ewCr9zk50a         https://t.co/lCHWwsp8pF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 13:04:07

Rhode Island child care programs that followed reopening requirements, such as limited interactions between classes and adults wearing masks, from @RIHumanServices had limited spread of #COVID19. Read more in @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/CujHB1oVnJ @RIHEALTH  https://t.co/6BVk74lozR

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 11:51:05

#Parents of children ages 0-2 years: Have you missed any well-child visits because of #COVID19? On Monday, August 24, ask any questions you may have about essential childhood vaccines during our Instagram Q&A from 12-2pm ET. https://t.co/oT0KTQutqa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 10:10:04

RT @CDCtravel: Thinking about traveling? Before you go, consider the following: • Is #COVID19 spreading at your destination? • Are you more likely to get very ill from COVID-19? For more considerations, visit https://bit.ly/2IZicXj

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 10:01:35

Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself & your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://t.co/6Ria7CZbaf        https://t.co/6IkAoisNl3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 21 2020 09:06:33

RT @HHSGov: Have you recently recovered from #COVID19? If confirmed by a positive test, please consider donating #BloodPlasma to help save lives. Hear from @SteveFDA and find a plasma donation center at https://bit.ly/3iW6Gft

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 18:47:01

RT @HHSGov: Have you recently recovered from #COVID19? If confirmed by a positive test, please consider donating #BloodPlasma to help save lives. Hear from @SteveFDA and find a plasma donation center at https://bit.ly/3iW6Gft

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 18:23:00

RT @Surgeon_General: Are you planning a trip to the beach? Your risk of #COVID19 is highest if you are less than 6ft from people at a crowded beach or if you freely share food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 15:55:05

Does wearing a mask mean you don’t have to practice social distancing? The answer is no. Wearing a mask while in public AND maintaining 6 feet of distance from other people are two actions to help stop the spread of

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 15:45:05

A new @CDCMMWR report shows that mass testing in 16 U.S. prisons and jails identified 12 times more cases of #COVID19 than when testing was offered based on symptoms alone. Learn more: https://t.co/gelrrOusK9 https://t.co/5qMIssd5Hf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 15:40:22

RT @CDCMMWR: A new report in @CDCMMWR shows that the rate of #COVID19 among American Indian and Alaska Native people was 3.5 times that of non-Hispanic white persons in the first 6 months of the pandemic in 23 states. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 13:45:06

New in @CDCMMWR: Learn how rigorous testing during intake and separating new incarcerated people into groups likely helped prevent a #COVID19 outbreak in correctional facilities in Puerto Rico. Learn more: https://t.co/LXapbDkSUw        https://t.co/feMDnigN5t

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 12:00:32

If you’re planning to stay with friends or family outside of your household to evacuate from #wildfires, talk with them about how you all can best protect yourselves from #COVID19. Find more safety tips here: https://t.co/2xlF9MccFt        https://t.co/9DWsSuPYqW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 11:35:04

#HCPs: Don’t miss today’s CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication (COCA) call, “2020-2021 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations and Clinical Guidance during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” 2-3 pm ET. https://t.co/P1SvWRUeHh  #COVID19  https://t.co/USJgZnBG1j

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 11:25:52

RT @CDCgov: Although the number of #COVID19 cases in most states continued to decline over the last 7 days, the rate of decline is slowing. COVID-19 is widespread in many areas & 6 states reported over 10k new cases. Wear

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 09:05:01

RT @CDCEnvironment: Wearing masks in public can help stop the spread of #COVID19, but masks won’t protect you from #wildfire smoke. Limit your time outside when it’s smoky. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3kSMjl9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 20 2020 08:48:00

RT @CDCtravel: If you travel, take steps to protect yourself & others from #COVID19: • Wear a mask in public. • Avoid close contact with others. Stay at least 6 feet from anyone not from your household. • Wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 17:19:01

RT @CDCDirector: I have confidence that the American public will continue to embrace #COVID19 mitigation techniques (face mask, social distance, hand washing) and the #flu vaccine. More with @NBCNightlyNews: nbcnews.com

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 17:05:41

Although the number of #COVID19 cases in most states continued to decline over the last 7 days, the rate of decline is slowing. COVID-19 is widespread in many areas & 6 states reported over 10k new cases. Wear a mask,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 17:05:41

Recent case data also show that ethnic/racial minority groups are overly affected by #COVID19. Hispanic and non-White people make up 40% of the US population, but about 60% of COVID-19 cases. See more demographic trends using CDC’s COVID Data Tracker:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 15:55:05

Give yourself more time than usual to prepare for wildfires this year. If you must shop for supplies in person, take steps to protect yourself & those around you from #COVID19. Learn how: https://t.co/9nLjvaNSpI https://t.co/VzTQhYtgYm

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 15:31:21

A new report in @CDCMMWR shows that the rate of #COVID19 among American Indian and Alaska Native people was 3.5 times that of non-Hispanic white persons in the first 6 months of the pandemic in 23 states. Learn more: https://t.co/q1mmzSNE6v 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 14:53:55

RT @CDCEnvironment: Wearing masks in public can help stop the spread of #COVID19, but masks won’t protect you from #wildfire smoke. Limit your time outside when it’s smoky. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3kSMjl9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 14:36:02

With changes in food availability in some communities during the #COVID19 pandemic, you may be consuming more canned or packaged food. Tips on purchasing canned and packaged goods using the Nutrition Facts Label are available. https://t.co/nhtDhyNhJy     https://t.co/KLbS5mbrBZ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 13:45:01

CDC has given more than $200M to address #COVID19 health disparities among American Indian & Alaska Native people, who have suffered a disproportionate burden of illness. Funding will broaden access to COVID-19 resources across tribal communities. https://t.co/MG8e5TWigl https://t.co/KwoPLuxG4g

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 13:45:01

To stop the spread of #COVID19, CDC will continue to work with tribal nations to ensure resources are available to maintain physical & mental health (easy access to information, affordable testing, and medical and mental health care). https://t.co/0cLnmzAYNm     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 13:09:22

A new report in @CDCMMWR shows that rates of #COVID19 were 3.5 times higher among American Indian and Alaska Native populations compared to non-Hispanic white people in the first six months of the pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/q1mmzSNE6v       https://t.co/RsVB3lEnzX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 11:41:02

#HCPs: Mark your calendar for tomorrow’s CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication (COCA) call, “2020-2021 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations and Clinical Guidance during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” 2-3 pm ET: https://t.co/P1SvWRUeHh  #COVID19  https://t.co/H9IuCRhllL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 19 2020 10:05:02

RT @CDCemergency: #DYK? You may spread #COVID19 even if you do not have symptoms. If your health department tells you that you have been exposed, do your part to #SlowtheSpread. Any info you share with the health department is confidential.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 18:55:04

Could you or a loved one be at increased risk for #COVID19? Underlying medical conditions & lack of access to quality #health care are more common among some racial & ethnic groups. These factors can lead to more severe COVID-19

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 17:46:01

RT @Surgeon_General: Maintaining our well-being can be difficult during challenging times like the #COVID19 pandemic. So it’s important we all take action to prioritize our #MentalHealth. For me, that looks like a walk with my kids (& pets too!). How

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 16:10:40

RT @CDCgov: Your risk of #COVID19 increases the closer you get to others and the longer you interact with them. Learn ways to help safely resume daily activities and slow the spread of #COVID19: https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 15:59:00

Your risk of #COVID19 increases the closer you get to others and the longer you interact with them. Learn ways to help safely resume daily activities and slow the spread of #COVID19: https://t.co/g9sT0JI4w5 https://t.co/nhluRwemVP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 10:55:13

#DYK? You may spread #COVID19 even if you do not have symptoms. If your health department tells you that you have been exposed, do your part to #SlowtheSpread. Any info you share with the health department is confidential. Learn more

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 09:40:28

RT @HHSGov: People recovered from #COVID19 have life-saving antibodies in their blood plasma. If you’ve recovered from COVID-19, confirmed by a positive test, please consider donating plasma. Hear from @HHS_ASH and find a plasma donation center at https://bit.ly/3j0PHsD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 09:18:01

RT @CDCtravel: Thinking about traveling? Don’t travel if you are sick or if you have been around someone with #COVID19 in the past 14 days. Don’t travel with someone who is sick. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2IZicXj

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 18 2020 08:45:02

RT @CDCemergency: Practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. Clean fruits & vegetables at home by gently rinsing them under cold, running water. Do not use soap, bleach, sanitizer, alcohol or any other disinfectant, even if you will not be eating the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 18:17:00

RT @HHSGov: People recovered from #COVID19 have life-saving antibodies in their blood plasma. If you’ve recovered from COVID-19, confirmed by a positive test, please consider donating plasma. Hear from @HHS_ASHand find a plasma donation center at https://bit.ly/3j0PHsD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 15:47:02

Give yourself more time than usual to prepare for wildfires this year. If you must shop for supplies in person, take steps to protect yourself and those around you from #COVID19. https://t.co/qOJIH3XUI5   https://t.co/GUSP4blFci

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 14:51:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of deaths attributed to #COVID19 increased for 4 weeks in July after being on the decline since mid-April. This percentage has decreased for the past 2 weeks but remains above the epidemic

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 14:25:37

RT @CDCMMWR: @CDCMMWR shows #COVID19 outbreaks in 3 industries made up over half of COVID-19 infections in Utah workplaces w/ Hispanic & non-white workers greatly affected. Strategies to better protect ethnic minority workers & industry-specific guidelines are needed. http://bit.ly/3au2qRs

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 13:03:03

.@CDCMMWR shows #COVID19 outbreaks in 3 industries made up over half of COVID-19 infections in Utah workplaces w/ Hispanic & non-white workers greatly affected. Strategies to better protect ethnic minority workers & industry-specific guidelines are needed. https://t.co/IHwTXUdiuM https://t.co/wjjMq8cGtD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 11:58:02

#HCPs: You play an important role in helping mothers with #COVID19 decide whether they should room together with their baby in the hospital. Learn how to help moms make the best choice for their families: https://t.co/xHylMoy7os         https://t.co/RLqF3Z6bqX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 11:35:13

Practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. Clean fruits & vegetables at home by gently rinsing them under cold, running water. Do not use soap, bleach, sanitizer, alcohol or any other disinfectant, even if you will not be eating the peel. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 17 2020 11:06:03

#DYK? You may spread #COVID19 even if you do not have symptoms. If your health department tells you that you have been exposed, do your part to #SlowtheSpread. Any info you share with the health department is confidential. Learn more

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 16 2020 17:30:18

Feeling sick? Answer a few questions about your symptoms using Clara, @CDCgov’s #COVID19 Self-Checker, to help you decide if you should call your doctor: https://t.co/2Xm3casUXN        https://t.co/u6EohiaNEd

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 16 2020 12:37:01

Practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. Clean fruits & vegetables at home by gently rinsing them under cold, running water. Do not use soap, bleach, sanitizer, alcohol or any other disinfectant, even if you will not be eating the peel. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 16 2020 11:30:34

If you’ve been in close contact with a person who has #COVID19, a public health worker may call to let you know you’ve been exposed. Answer the call to #SlowTheSpread. Learn what happens during contact tracing: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q       https://t.co/4inyh3gRdW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 15 2020 17:16:01

Since its creation in 1951, the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program has trained more than 3,800 #diseasedetectives to respond to outbreaks—from smallpox decades ago to #COVID19 today. Learn more about one team’s work on the frontlines: https://t.co/6pLoP9fgDa https://t.co/7x6ApCBDAe

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 15 2020 17:00:19

The #COVID19 pandemic may be stressful. Good #nutrition is an important part of coping with #stress. Eat a healthy diet with a variety of fruits and vegetables, lean proteins, and whole grains, and drink plenty of water. Learn more about

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 15 2020 11:20:03

#HCPs: The bond between a newborn and their mother is special. Read the latest CDC guidance for mothers with #COVID19 who want to room together with their baby while in the hospital: https://t.co/c0S3CcSD8h https://t.co/b2BqTuCI7Q

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 20:20:03

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations like #COVID19. You may feel anxiousness, anger, sadness, or overwhelmed. If you or a loved one is feeling overwhelmed, get support 24/7 by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. Learn more: https://t.co/3Pya8LAbqo https://t.co/zVemqW2Iys

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 17:42:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentages of people testing positive for #COVID19 and people making medical visits with symptoms similar to COVID-19 have been declining nationally since mid-July. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       https://t.co/066KL03Qm1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 17:15:56

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3ee8iP4   #WearAMask #WorldMaskWeek

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 17:13:35

RT @CDCgov: Some people are more likely than others to become severely ill from #COVID19, which means that they may require hospitalization, intensive care, or a ventilator to help them breathe. Some severely ill people may die. Learn more. https://bit.ly/2Y4qYeS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 16:09:00

Some people are more likely than others to become severely ill from #COVID19, which means that they may require hospitalization, intensive care, or a ventilator to help them breathe. Some severely ill people may die. Learn more. https://t.co/15lxFaQqX7     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 15:47:00

#COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://t.co/jkWwZTfWSS  #WearAMask #WorldMaskWeek https://t.co/FxCAq0Cj8W

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 15:30:48

Whether you are going into work or teleworking, #COVID19 has probably changed the way you work. Fear & anxiety about this disease, along with other strong emotions, can be overwhelming & workplace stress can lead to burnout. @CDCgov has ways

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 14:47:03

#HCPs: The bond between a newborn and their mother is special. Read the latest CDC guidance for mothers with #COVID19 who want to room together with their baby while in the hospital: https://t.co/xHylMoy7os https://t.co/2bUem1TBDo

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 14:00:24

.@CDCMMWR shows that in counties where #COVID19 spread rapidly during June & July, infections from activities & events in the community increased since May. Slow the spread in your community: Wear masks in public. Stay 6 feet apart & wash

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 13:05:18

New @CDCMMWR shows that underrepresented racial/ethnic groups in most hotspot counties in June were disproportionately affected by #COVID19. This may be attributed to a combination of structural & social factors increasing the risk of exposure to COVID-19. https://t.co/lMzHUFcMVX     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 11:54:06

#WearAMask that covers your nose and mouth to help protect others and slow the spread of #COVID19. Learn how to wear your mask correctly: https://t.co/l3eipKB6If    #DoYourPart     https://t.co/bQr40A8hJP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 11:30:45

A recent @CDCMMWR report shows Americans are struggling with mental health or substance use issues during #COVID19. More mental health services and resources are critical at the state and local levels. Learn more: https://t.co/l5ljNQZapR        https://t.co/M5mjiJpxml

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 11:05:04

The #COVID19 pandemic may be stressful. Good #nutrition is an important part of coping with #stress. Eat a healthy diet with a variety of fruits and vegetables, lean proteins, and whole grains, and drink plenty of water. Learn more about

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 10:55:01

RT @CDCemergency: Going out? When you hang out with friends, #WearAMask to help protect them from #COVID19 & ask them to wear a mask to help protect you. This can help keep others healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 10:39:01

RT @CDC_HIVAIDS: Traditional #HIV testing services may be interrupted because of the #COVID19 response. CDC encourages health depts. to consider self-testing as an additional strategy to reach those most affected by HIV. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2WlK4ex

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 09:47:02

RT @CDCFlu: This fall, we expect #flu and #COVID19 to be spreading at the same time. Protect yourself and your family by getting your #fluvaccine Dr. Messonnier shares why this year, it’s more important than ever: https://bit.ly/30AxBG5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 14 2020 08:10:02

RT @Surgeon_General: NOW is the time to catch-up on your kid’s vaccines! If your child missed a vaccine during #COVID19, call your doctor or nurse today to catch-up. #VaccinesWork to keep us all healthier during this challenging time. #CatchUpGetAhead #ivax2protect

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 18:05:02

RT @CDCDirector: I am asking all Americans to embrace simple steps to slow spread of #COVID19: #WearAMask in public, practice social distancing, wash hands frequently, and avoid large gatherings. Watch on @NTVNEWS https://bit.ly/31IWQqv  #COVIDStopsMe

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 16:45:03

RT @Surgeon_General: Are you concerned about possible #COVID19 symptoms and/or exposure? Consult the @apple screening tool developed w/ @WhiteHouse, @CDCgov & @fema to determine the steps you should take, including testing: https://apple.co/2VvkeFw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 16:23:18

RT @CDCDirector: To increase the use of face masks in public across the globe and slow the spread of #COVID19, we are participating in #WorldMaskWeek. Do your part to protect your family, friends, and community – wear a face mask.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 16:10:02

RT @CDCDirector: To increase the use of face masks in public across the globe and slow the spread of #COVID19, we are participating in #WorldMaskWeek. Do your part to protect your family, friends, and community – wear a face mask.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 15:45:16

Does wearing a mask mean you don’t have to practice social distancing? The answer is no. Wearing a mask while in public AND maintaining 6 feet of distance from other people are two actions to help stop the spread of

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 14:25:57

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3ee8iP4   #WorldMaskWeek

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 13:49:37

RT @CDCgov: New @CDCMMWR report shows Americans are struggling with mental health or substance use issues during #COVID19. More mental health services and resources are critical at the state and local levels. Learn more: http://bit.ly/MMWR81320

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 13:46:02

A new @CDCMMWR on #COVID19 infections among Oregon residents found about 1% of specimens tested had evidence of a past infection – 10 times the rate of infections identified by conventional testing. Wear masks. Social distance & wash your hands.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 13:10:04

New @CDCMMWR report shows Americans are struggling with mental health or substance use issues during #COVID19. More mental health services and resources are critical at the state and local levels. Learn more: https://t.co/DSVSOYUyOt       https://t.co/NtP294hKGi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 11:45:24

Going out? When you hang out with friends, #WearAMask to help protect them from #COVID19 & ask them to wear a mask to help protect you. This can help keep others healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/cCJRgXDQAk  #MaskingForAFriend

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 11:39:26

RT @CDCgov: As of Aug 11, the total number of #COVID19 cases in the US surpassed 5 million. While the number of new cases has declined in the last week, COVID-19 is widespread in many areas. Take steps like wearing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 13 2020 11:00:00

#COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://t.co/jkWwZTxyhs  #WorldMaskWeek  https://t.co/RZPoJp6od6

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 19:10:09

If you’ve been in close contact with a person who has #COVID19, a public health worker may call to let you know you’ve been exposed. Answer the call to #SlowTheSpread. Learn what happens during contact tracing: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q      https://t.co/Xpl6OuV5db

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 17:45:02

As of Aug 11, the total number of #COVID19 cases in the US surpassed 5 million. While the number of new cases has declined in the last week, COVID-19 is widespread in many areas. Take steps like wearing a mask

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 17:10:07

Contact tracing slows the spread of #COVID19. It helps protect you, your family, & your community. Answer the call from your health department to #SlowtheSpread. Learn more: https://t.co/1uCjyQ2B3Q https://t.co/GQemlqfbJi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 16:32:44

RT @HHSGov: Have you recently recovered from #COVID19? If you have tested positive for #coronavirus, please consider donating #BloodPlasma to help save lives. Hear from @SecAzar and find a plasma donation center at https://bit.ly/31F3yxw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 16:30:04

RT @CDCDirector: We need all Americans to work together to slow the spread of #COVID19 – to be able to keep our businesses open, get our schools reopened, and get our places of worship reopened. #WearAMask in public, practice social

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 13:59:02

People who use drugs or have a substance use disorder may have underlying medical conditions that put them at increased risk for severe illness from #COVID19. Learn more about how drug use may impact COVID-19 illness & see resources for

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 13:32:47

RT @CDCgov: Going out? When you hang out with friends, #WearAMask to help protect them from #COVID19 & ask them to wear a mask to help protect you. This can help keep others healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 12 2020 13:28:00

Going out? When you hang out with friends, #WearAMask to help protect them from #COVID19 & ask them to wear a mask to help protect you. This can help keep others healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/l3eipKB6If   #MaskingForAFriend

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 18:42:01

RT @CDCDirector: #COVID19 may impact circulation of enteroviruses that cause #AcuteFlaccidMyelitis. Preparing for a possible AFM outbreak in 2020, CDC has strengthened systems for faster case reporting, classification, and response. Clinicians, be vigilant. Visit https://bit.ly/33PMhnW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 17:10:08

Changes in food availability in some communities due to the #COVID19 pandemic may limit availability of fresh #food. Find tips on purchasing canned & packaged goods & more about COVID-19 & nutrition for #health: https://t.co/dOBtnILMzI         https://t.co/ZnRWPpXsbW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 17:00:45

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 spreads mainly among people who are in close contact with one another (less than 6 ft). Wear a mask in public & when around people not living in your household, especially when social distancing is difficult to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 16:54:02

Wear a mask in public. Stay at least 6 feet away from others who don’t live in your household. Wash your hands often. Help slow the spread of #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/jkWwZTxyhs  #WorldMaskWeek #WearAMask  https://t.co/RrkM428ggA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 16:22:03

Could you or a loved one be at increased risk for COVID-19? Underlying medical conditions and lack of access to quality healthcare are more common among some racial and ethnic groups. These factors can lead to more severe #COVID19 illness.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 15:14:00

#COVID19 spreads mainly among people who are in close contact with one another (less than 6 ft). Wear a mask in public & when around people not living in your household, especially when social distancing is difficult to maintain. https://t.co/jkWwZTxyhs 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 14:25:02

A new report in @CDCMMWR shows that testing all nursing home residents and staff soon after identifying the first person with #COVID19 helps identify additional infections. Early intervention may help control spread of the virus. Learn more: https://t.co/B9sRdZYvVk     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 13:11:06

A new @CDCMMWR report about an outbreak at a Maryland nursing home found that the percentage of residents testing positive for #COVID19 was higher among residents receiving dialysis compared to those who were not. Learn more here: https://t.co/hia6GWMxnp     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 11:14:02

Contact tracing slows the spread of #COVID19. It helps protect you, your family, and your community. Answer the call from your health department to #SlowtheSpread. Learn more: https://t.co/9ZN2zYTaud https://t.co/bs17f37lcj

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 11 2020 08:48:00

RT @CDCDirector: Important to recognize that we’re seeing #COVID19 transmission in rural areas. Do your part to slow the spread: #WearAMask in public, practice social distancing, wash hands often, and be smart about gatherings. More from my talk with @NTVNEWS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 10 2020 19:50:04

Wearing a mask CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a mask. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 10 2020 14:52:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of deaths attributed to #COVID19 increased during the first 3 weeks of July but has since been on the decline: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb       https://t.co/C9Eu0ARcJ3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 10 2020 13:06:45

RT @CDCgov: Wondering how you can help keep your friends healthy this summer? Stay safe from #COVID19: Wash your hands, stay 6 feet apart, and #WearAMask. Learn more about how you and your friends can help protect each other: https://bit.ly/2XdSp61

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 10 2020 12:22:01

#HCPs: You may feel concerned about patients increasing their use of alcohol or other substances during COVID-19. Here are some answers to questions about #COVID19 risks and treatment options for patients who use drugs or have a substance use disorder:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 10 2020 10:55:00

Wondering how you can help keep your friends healthy this summer? Stay safe from #COVID19: Wash your hands, stay 6 feet apart, and #WearAMask. Learn more about how you and your friends can help protect each other: https://t.co/l3eipKjvjF  #MaskingForAFriend #WorldMaskWeek

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 09 2020 16:55:04

Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://t.co/yJVLnlkYDN https://t.co/Cf2Waxih75

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 08 2020 19:10:04

Treat your pets the same way you would treat other family members to prevent the spread of #COVID19: keep your pets away from sick people and people outside your household. Read more about pets and COVID-19: https://t.co/cM0GiiOWyB  #InternationalCatDay  https://t.co/fSqMQKsdJU

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 08 2020 17:01:01

“At the end of my deployment, [we’d] talk about the gravity of the situation…we felt like we’d been involved in something historic,” says Lieutenant Jesica Jacobs, USPHS, an LLS fellow and lab #scientist making a difference in the #COVID19 response.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 08 2020 10:55:10

In some situations, #COVID19 can spread from people to animals. If you are sick, avoid contact with your pet to keep them healthy. There is no need to surrender your pet if you are sick. Learn more about pets: https://t.co/cM0GiiOWyB 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 19:50:03

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. You may feel anxiousness, anger, sadness, or overwhelmed. If you or a loved one is feeling overwhelmed, get support 24/7 by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. https://t.co/b4GLgcr8F0 #COVID19 https://t.co/3iACm1tHIL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 19:05:02

RT @NIOSH: If you employ public health inspectors, they may come into contact with someone who has #COVID19 as part of their jobs. Learn how to protect your staff and others and help slow the spread: https://go.usa.gov/xfyfk

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 18:30:03

RT @CDCEnvironment: It’s hot outside! If visiting a cooling center, follow these safety tips to protect yourself from #COVID19. • Practice social distancing • Wear a mask (for people 2+ years old) • Wash your hands often or use hand

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 17:55:09

DYK? Increased #stress can lead to increases in alcohol & substance use. If you or someone you care about is starting to use alcohol or other substances or is increasing their use during the #COVID19 pandemic, see these resources: https://t.co/paYTbF3hFc 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 17:50:01

RT @CDCDirector: Remember to practice every day #foodsafety during #COVID19. Put away foods that could spoil, such as meats, milk, & eggs, in the fridge or freezer within 2 hours of shopping. Don’t let these items sit outside, in the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 17:20:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 and the percent of medical visits for symptoms similar to #COVID19 are decreasing nationally. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb        https://t.co/Oz7uN9pTxb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 17:05:01

RT @HHSGov: #COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Masks worn over the nose and mouth can help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 15:54:39

RT @CDCgov: Masks can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public. When you wear a mask, you can help protect those around you. When others wear one, they can help protect people around them,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 14:42:27

RT @CDCgov: Hundreds of cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children have been reported to CDC since #COVID19 became widespread in the U.S. Learn more about how this condition affects children and teens in @CDCMMWR: http://bit.ly/2PAdOBD

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 13:19:20

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) is a rare but serious condition associated with #COVID19. Parents: For more information about MIS-C and when to seek emergency care for your child, visit https://t.co/no0GF9jx2q

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 13:19:19

Hundreds of cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children have been reported to CDC since #COVID19 became widespread in the U.S. Learn more about how this condition affects children and teens in @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/Tdlmlbdlvk        https://t.co/7eoW8NOFf5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 12:15:00

Masks can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public. When you wear a mask, you can help protect those around you. When others wear one, they can help protect people around them, incl. you.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 11:55:23

It is common to feel more stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Use these @CDCgov tips & resources to take care of your loved ones’ mental health & your own: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA       https://t.co/xHYcp40CmL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 10:30:12

RT @DepSecHargan: If you tested positive for #COVID19 and have no symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about @CDCgov recommendations about when you can be around others after COVID-19 infection: https://bit.ly/3eh5YqS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 08:50:01

RT @CDCDirector: Long-standing inequities have put racial and ethnic minority groups at a higher risk for #COVID19. Learn what we can do to ensure all people have the chance to be as healthy as possible. See CDC’s COVID-19 #HealthEquity Strategy.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 07 2020 08:00:28

RT @CDCemergency: Could you or a loved one be at increased risk for #COVID19? Find out why some racial & ethnic groups are at higher risk of getting COVID-19 or experiencing severe illness: https://bit.ly/2BtdocJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 19:15:12

Are you or a loved one living with underlying medical conditions – or taking care of someone who is? Learn how you can reduce your & their risk of infection from #COVID19: https://t.co/OWDQ26yE74 https://t.co/BZEywfTdcQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 18:37:00

RT @DepSecHargan: Wearing a cloth face covering correctly can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 17:45:03

This week’s national forecast predicts the number of new #COVID19 deaths per week may decrease over the next month. Between 4.5k & 10.6k new deaths are expected the week ending Aug 29. A total of 175k to 190k COVID-19 deaths

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 16:47:00

RT @HHSGov: It’s understandable that many people may feel depression, distress, or anxiety during the #COVID19 pandemic. Dr. Joshua Gordon, Director of @NIMHgov, offers five steps you can follow to maintain your mental health and well-being. Find more tips at

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 15:31:15

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 is widespread in several areas of the US, particularly in the South, West, and parts of the Midwest. Additionally, 11 states had more than 10,000 new cases in the last week. Learn more: https://bit.ly/31sonOh

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 13:43:01

#COVID19 spread rapidly at a meat processing facility in South Dakota, infecting 929 workers in just 5 weeks. Employers can slow the spread by promoting physical distance between employees when possible and encouraging mask use & hand hygiene. @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/iDcQG5xLgS 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 13:07:29

A new @CDCMMWR report shows many workers who tested positive for COVID-19 at a Nebraska meat processing facility reported working close to one another. Physical distancing and wearing masks can slow the spread of #COVID19 in workplaces: https://t.co/DIrRiwhr3p     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 11:10:14

Could you or a loved one be at increased risk for #COVID19? Find out why some racial & ethnic groups are at higher risk of getting COVID-19 or experiencing severe illness: https://t.co/JftT4JnXlA       https://t.co/atNJMlvluu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 06 2020 08:20:01

RT @Surgeon_General: Are you planning a beach outing? Your risk of #COVID19 is highest if you are less than 6ft from people at a crowded beach or if you freely share your food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing &

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 19:17:01

RT @CDC_TB: During the #COVID19 pandemic, we must continue to maintain essential public health services, like #TB prevention & control. @CDCMMWR report examines the impact of COVID-19 on state and local TB program activities: http://go.usa.gov/xfEPW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 17:53:50

#COVID19 is widespread in several areas of the US, particularly in the South, West, and parts of the Midwest. Additionally, 11 states had more than 10,000 new cases in the last week. Learn more: https://t.co/4Ku7nKLZCq https://t.co/3X6C3k4v6A

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 17:25:01

RT @CDCemergency: Workplaces can present unique challenges for #COVID19 public health investigations. @CDCgov created a toolkit to help state & local health departments more effectively investigate & respond to COVID-19 cases in non-health care work settings: https://go.usa.gov/xfYE4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 15:58:31

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 has affected every person in America in some way, but it is not affecting everyone in the SAME way. Many racial and ethnic groups are overly affected by COVID-19. Read about CDC’s commitment to improve #HealthEquity. https://bit.ly/3fXrUIV

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 15:29:01

#COVID19 has affected every person in America in some way, but it is not affecting everyone in the SAME way. Many racial and ethnic groups are overly affected by COVID-19. Read about CDC’s commitment to improve #HealthEquity. https://t.co/OVro238b8r     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 14:03:33

RT @CDCDirector: Take personal responsibility to help slow the spread of #COVID19 so that you can say #COVIDStopsWithMe – social distance, wear a face mask, avoid crowds, and wash your hands frequently. https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 11:55:21

Workplaces can present unique challenges for #COVID19 public health investigations. @CDCgov created a toolkit to help state & local health departments more effectively investigate & respond to COVID-19 cases in non-health care work settings: https://t.co/kSyg5YmBDu https://t.co/OAcK6cu6nY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 10:15:03

RT @NIOSH: A new checklist is available to help seafood processing employers create a #COVID19 assessment and control plan to protect . You can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Stay 6 feet apart; wear a mask and wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 09:02:02

Carpooling or using other shared transportation like a shuttle or bus to get to work? Learn how to protect yourself & riders from #COVID19 while on the move: https://t.co/pyx7jMnpHb        https://t.co/yje7Ecce3k

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 05 2020 08:52:51

RT @CDCgov: Data from #COVIDNET show that after a period of decline, #COVID19 hospitalization rates have begun to increase in recent weeks. You can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Stay 6 feet apart; wear a mask and wash your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 19:05:08

Health equity is when everyone has the opportunity to be as healthy as possible. We must address long-standing inequities that put some racial and ethnic groups at a higher risk for #COVID19. Learn about @CDCgov’s COVID-19 #HealthEquity Strategy: https://t.co/rahFGGSD5K   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 18:01:04

Data from #COVIDNET show that after a period of decline, #COVID19 hospitalization rates have begun to increase in recent weeks. You can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Stay 6 feet apart; wear a mask and wash your hands often.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 17:15:04

RT @CDCDirector: School administrators: #COVID19 poses unique challenges for returning to school this fall. Prepare for the upcoming school year by taking steps to protect the health of students, staff, and their families. See guidance for safely returning to school:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 16:51:00

.@CDCDirector says masks are one of the most powerful weapons we have in the fight against #COVID19. Wearing a mask when you’re in public, combined with social distancing and frequent hand washing, are actions we can all take to help

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 14:43:02

Could you or a loved one be at increased risk for #COVID19? Find out why some racial and ethnic groups are at higher risk of getting COVID-19 or experiencing severe illness: https://t.co/Iw21OtZZcw https://t.co/VovHAUo39d

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 14:35:13

Long-standing inequities have put racial and ethnic minority groups at a higher risk for #COVID19. Learn what we can do to ensure all people have the chance to be as healthy as possible. See @CDCgov’s COVID-19 #HealthEquity Strategy. https://t.co/rahFGGSD5K   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 12:26:02

Remember to practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. Put away foods that could spoil, such as meats, milk, & eggs, in the fridge or freezer within 2 hours of shopping. Don’t let these items sit outside, in the garage, or on

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 11:05:25

Stay cool in summer extreme #heat. If visiting a cooling center, practice social distancing, wear a cloth face covering (for people 2+ years old), and wash your hands often or use sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol to protect yourself

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 09:16:01

RT @CDCDirector: Pooled testing is a strategy that can be used to test multiple people for #COVID19 with a single test, which can help conserve testing materials. Watch to see how pooled testing works. https://bit.ly/39oepQ1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 04 2020 08:22:01

RT @Surgeon_General: Have questions about #COVID19? Check out https://t.co/68gjnbMgtL In addition to our #FAQ section, you can use the the @Apple symptom checker, find a testing site near you, locate a #plasma donation center near you, and even volunteer for

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 17:38:01

#HCPs: Attend the next COCA call, Tuesday, Aug 4, at 2pm ET via Zoom. Topic: COVID-19 & Telehealth Implementation: Stories from the Field. Learn more: https://t.co/vWVKebacNF  #COVID19  https://t.co/yID3bDxiaP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 14:40:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of deaths attributed to #COVID19 increased between June 27 and July 11. This is the first multi-week increase reported since mid-April. However, this indicator has since been on the decline: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/2NkjL2sebF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 13:04:07

Learn how @MEPublicHealth enhanced their contact tracing efforts by using an innovative tool to efficiently monitor contacts of #COVID19 patients in a new @CDCMMWR report: https://t.co/UjKjjVqWK9 https://t.co/sCAzV4dk4M

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 13:01:38

Remember to practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. After shopping, refrigerate or freeze perishable items, such as meat, within 2 hours. Wash your hands after shopping, after putting away groceries, & before preparing or eating food. Learn more: https://t.co/KObgFk6vTp https://t.co/GUm6MqpH7k

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 12:15:08

Health equity is when everyone has the opportunity to be as healthy as possible. We must address long-standing inequities that put some racial and ethnic groups at a higher risk for #COVID19. Learn about CDC’s COVID-19 #HealthEquity Strategy: https://t.co/OVro238b8r   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 03 2020 08:56:13

RT @CDCgov: If you tested positive for #COVID19 and have no symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about CDC’s recommendations about when you can be around others after COVID-19 infection: https://bit.ly/3eh5YqS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 02 2020 18:05:03

Staying home is the best way to slow the spread of #COVID19. It can be hard to remain apart from loved ones during challenging or stressful times, but try to connect with them in other ways, using video chats or

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 02 2020 15:10:05

#AcuteFlaccidMyelitis is a medical emergency. Even in communities where #COVID19 is spreading, parents should get medical attention immediately if their child develops sudden arm or leg weakness. Learn more: https://t.co/fT4MBT7clo  #knowAFM  https://t.co/6BEUG6dVik

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 02 2020 13:27:01

Stay cool in summer extreme #heat. If visiting a cooling center, practice social distancing, wear a cloth face covering (for people 2+ years old), and wash your hands often or use sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol to protect yourself

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 02 2020 12:44:00

If you tested positive for #COVID19 and have no symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about CDC’s recommendations about when you can be around others after COVID-19 infection: https://t.co/z5kkXpqkYb        https://t.co/9PaMy0Rxaf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 02 2020 10:42:46

RT @CDCgov: Planning to visit the beach? Your risk of #COVID19 is highest if you are less than 6 feet from people at a crowded public beach or if you freely share your food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 17:39:01

Planning to visit the beach? Your risk of #COVID19 is highest if you are less than 6 feet from people at a crowded public beach or if you freely share your food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing & other

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 15:59:01

Remember to practice everyday #foodsafety during #COVID19. After shopping, refrigerate or freeze perishable items, such as meat, within 2 hours. Wash your hands after shopping, after putting away groceries, & before preparing or eating food. Learn more: https://t.co/VRBGvH0Nmd https://t.co/RzI7eO6M63

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 13:00:46

If you are wearing a mask & feel yourself overheating or having trouble breathing, put at least 6 feet of distance between yourself & others & remove the mask. More safety tips: https://t.co/gkpafE471m  #COVID19 https://t.co/dcMzny5hm1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 11:56:01

This year, preparing for hurricane season is a little more complicated. Give yourself more time to gather supplies, and if possible, include hand sanitizer and cloth face coverings in your Go Kits in case you need to evacuate. https://t.co/UovXYKzsQx  #COVID19

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 09:58:01

RT @CDCtravel: Staying home is the best way to slow the spread of #COVID19. It can be hard to remain apart from loved ones during challenging or stressful times, but try to connect with them in other ways, using video

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – August 01 2020 08:48:00

RT @HHSGov: If you have recovered from #COVID19, confirmed by a positive test, please donate plasma now. You can literally help save lives. There are thousands of locations across the country that have set up safe ways for you to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 18:50:02

If you’re planning to stay with friends or family outside of your household to evacuate from #Hurricane #Isaias, talk with them about how you all can best protect yourselves from #COVID19. Find more safety tips here: https://t.co/FEQejNvKei       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 18:45:08

Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself & your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://t.co/6Ria7CZbaf         https://t.co/quttFyffon

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 17:34:47

Forecasts of #COVID19 deaths now show the expected number of new deaths per week. New U.S. forecasts predict the number of weekly new deaths may increase over the next month: Between 5k & 11k new deaths are expected the week

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 16:46:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 remains stable nationally but increased in 6 of 10 regions, with the South East, South Central and South West/Coast regions seeing the highest percentages: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/teatWzpQOu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 15:42:02

RT @CDCgov: Contact tracing is used by health departments to prevent the spread of infectious diseases like #COVID19. There are thousands of locations across the country that have set up safe ways for you to donate. Find one at http://coronavirus.gov

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 13:31:51

RT @CDCDirector: Face masks are one of the most powerful weapons we have in the fight against #COVID19. Wearing a mask when you’re in public, combined with social distancing and frequent hand washing, are actions we can all take to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 12:10:00

You can help slow the spread of #COVID19. Wear a cloth face covering, wash your hands, and stay 6 feet away from others. Each habit adds a layer of protection. https://t.co/jkWwZTxyhs          https://t.co/z59W7AHY6C

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 10:19:52

RT @CDCDirector: #COVID19 is the most significant public health challenge to face our nation in more than a century. Help protect your family, community, and Nation by social distancing, wearing a face mask & washing your hands frequently. #COVIDStopsWithMe  https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 09:12:01

RT @CDCemergency: Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 31 2020 08:03:01

RT @CDCFlu: #Flu and #COVID19 share many characteristics, but there are some key differences. From signs and symptoms to who is at risk for severe disease, see what these two illnesses have in common and what makes them different: https://bit.ly/2O1QVX2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 19:02:01

RT @CDCemergency: Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself & your family from getting sick with #COVID19. Learn when & how you should wash your hands to stay healthy: https://go.usa.gov/xEnje

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 18:30:33

#AcuteFlaccidMyelitis is a medical emergency. Even in communities where #COVID19 is spreading, parents should get medical attention immediately if their child develops sudden arm or leg weakness. Learn more: https://t.co/fT4MBToNJY  #knowAFM  https://t.co/ZdccCba1N2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 18:07:02

RT @CDCDirector: #COVID19 is the most significant public health challenge to face our nation in more than a century. Help protect your family, community, and Nation by social distancing, wearing a face mask & washing your hands frequently. https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p #COVIDStopsWithMe

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 17:54:02

Long-standing inequities have put racial and ethnic minority groups at a higher risk for #COVID19. Learn what we can do to ensure all people have the chance to be as healthy as possible. See CDC’s COVID-19 #HealthEquity Strategy. https://t.co/OVro238b8r   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 17:37:00

RT @Surgeon_General: #DYK: Pooled testing is a strategy that can be used to test multiple people for #COVID19 with a single test, which can help conserve testing materials. Watch to see how pooled testing works. http://bit.ly/39oepQ1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 17:07:02

RT @CDCDirector: It’s important to take care of yourself while taking steps to slow the spread #COVID19. Contact your healthcare provider if you feel sick or are concerned about your health for any reason. Learn more: https://youtu.be/OSie2SsVXqQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 16:48:31

No clear increase in #COVID19 cases, hospitalizations, or deaths after the April 7 election in Milwaukee, suggesting possible benefit of state efforts to expand absentee and curbside voting and other safety efforts by @MKEhealth and @DHSWI. Read @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/6yJdzuOdbI https://t.co/NLi5RvUV6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 15:47:01

New @CDCMMWR details how @NYCHealthy used the city’s immunization registry to identify unvaccinated children & ensure they received vaccines they missed due to the #COVID19 pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/oAWUwIYN3O         https://t.co/tKlMzhdSly

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 13:20:11

Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself & your family from getting sick with #COVID19. Learn when & how you should wash your hands to stay healthy: https://t.co/qWpjbblUMY        https://t.co/WVaFZhq8CA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 13:17:32

.@CMSGov & @CDCgov announce that reimbursement is available to physicians & health care providers to counsel patients, at the time of #COVID19 testing, about the importance of self-isolation while awaiting the test results. https://t.co/91N1kEbEqK        https://t.co/ZKbAeyzq6E

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 10:17:01

RT @NIOSH: Protect #construction workers against #COVID19: Actively encourage sick employees to stay home and provide training on proper hand washing and other preventive measures. More tips: https://go.usa.gov/xwbcu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 09:22:01

RT @CDCemergency: When you wear a cloth face covering, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. Help keep each other safe by continuing to properly wear cloth face coverings every time, the entire time you’re in public. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 30 2020 08:50:39

RT @CDCgov: As of July 28, the cumulative number of #COVID19 cases reported in the U.S. surpassed 4 million. Wear a mask when around peoplewho don’t live in your household. Stay 6 feet away from others & wash your hands

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 19:20:01

RT @Surgeon_General: Are you concerned about possible #COVID19 exposure and/or symptoms? Check out the @apple screening tool developed w/ @WhiteHouse, @CDCgov  & @fema to determine the steps you should take, including testing: https://apple.co/2VvkeFw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 18:55:20

As of July 28, the cumulative number of #COVID19 cases reported in the U.S. surpassed 4 million. Wear a mask when around people who don’t live in your household. Stay 6 feet away from others & wash your hands often.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 18:50:06

Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 18:46:01

RT @CDCDirector: Data show that face coverings are an effective tool to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. More and more people are embracing this prevention strategy, but we ALL need to do our part to get this virus under control in the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 13:27:02

Communicating prevention messages is critical to slowing spread of COVID-19. “The first step… is to get to know all of the partners involved,” says CDC’s Maggie Silver. Read about communication partnerships she supports as part of the #COVID19 response: https://t.co/5WF5Qm4ydp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 12:45:20

When you wear a cloth face covering, you help protect those around you from #COVID19. Help keep each other safe by continuing to properly wear cloth face coverings every time, the entire time you’re in public. Learn more: https://t.co/7oiKNyULb7   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 12:38:02

Many healthcare systems are experiencing #COVID19 patient surges. New guidance is available for transferring patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities. Learn more: https://t.co/yKCPnPJjKR         https://t.co/DXHASzqwmi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 10:05:18

#TakeAction to slow the spread of #COVID19 by wearing a cloth face covering in public spaces, keeping at least 6 feet of physical distance, & frequently washing your hands. Make a cloth face covering from a t-shirt, scarf or cloth

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 29 2020 09:48:01

RT @CDCtravel: Travel increases your chances of getting and spreading #COVID19. CDC advises against nonessential international travel. If you must travel, know that some healthcare systems are overwhelmed & adequate medical care may be limited. For more, visit https://bit.ly/2HqjXft

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 28 2020 15:20:52

RT @CDCgov: Cloth face coverings may help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public settings. When you wear a face covering, you help protect those around you. When others wear one, they help protect people

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 28 2020 14:43:00

Cloth face coverings may help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public settings. When you wear a face covering, you help protect those around you. When others wear one, they help protect people around them,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 28 2020 13:47:22

RT @CDCgov: Pooled testing is a strategy that can be used to test multiple people for #COVID19 with a single test, which can help conserve testing materials. Watch to see how pooled testing works. https://bit.ly/39oepQ1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 28 2020 13:47:00

Pooled testing is a strategy that can be used to test multiple people for #COVID19 with a single test, which can help conserve testing materials. Watch to see how pooled testing works. https://t.co/S8KeeONoOJ https://t.co/Uxcev1VNbB

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 28 2020 11:00:28

#HCPs: Today at 2pm ET call in to COCA Call Topic: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Diabetes: The Importance of Prevention, Management, and Support. Learn more about the event at https://t.co/nrIieMw8wm #COVID19 https://t.co/aAEOszpSX4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 19:55:05

Social distancing to reduce the spread of #COVID19 may increase the risk of domestic & family violence as more time is spent in the home. Find resources on how to stay safe: https://t.co/nmOHEyJPlg https://t.co/YX5YYi7LpY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 18:43:00

RT @HHSGov: The U.S. is outpacing the world with an unprecedented number of #COVID19 tests, completing more than 52 million tests and now averaging over 770,000 per day. Find a community based testing site near you: https://go.usa.gov/xfNG6

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 17:30:07

#HCPs: COCA Call on Tuesday, July 28, at 2pm ET will be available on Zoom. Topic: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Diabetes: The Importance of Prevention, Management, and Support. Learn more: https://t.co/nrIieMNJUW  #COVID19  https://t.co/l6QcAoNO9T

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 17:10:01

RT @CDCDirector: During the #COVID19 pandemic, we must continue to maintain essential public health services, like #TB prevention & control. New @CDCMMWR report examines the impact of COVID-19 on state and local TB program activities: https://bit.ly/32N0Fgf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 16:47:02

School administrators: #COVID19 poses new challenges for returning to school this fall. Prepare for the upcoming school year by taking steps to protect the health of students, staff, and their families. See guidance for safely returning to school: https://t.co/eLdOHp69Np  https://t.co/dmP6F9iQ7U

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 15:32:29

RT @CDCgov: The latest CDC #COVIDView report indicates that while #COVID19-like illnesses are starting to decline in the Southeast, South Central, and South West/Coast regions, they are still at higher levels compared to March/April.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 15:20:11

#TakeAction to slow the spread of #COVID19 by wearing a cloth face covering in public spaces, keeping at least 6 feet of physical distance, & frequently washing your hands. Make a cloth face covering from a t-shirt, scarf or cloth

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 12:58:02

Thinking of re-opening your restaurant or bar? Consider these tips to protect employees, customers, and communities and slow the spread of #COVID19: https://t.co/oBn6GR6u7d        https://t.co/HIFgSEkv4v

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 12:33:52

The latest CDC #COVIDView report indicates that while #COVID19-like illnesses are starting to decline in the Southeast, South Central, and South West/Coast regions, they are still at higher levels compared to March/April. https://t.co/dspMbJ4gJ4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 11:40:02

It’s important to take care of yourself while taking steps to slow the spread #COVID19. Contact your healthcare provider if you feel sick or are concerned about your health for any reason. Learn more: https://t.co/TP2FI4lF1e          https://t.co/coDQ622Q9A

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 27 2020 09:27:24

RT @CDCgov: Going to a cooling center to beat the #heat this #summer? Follow these tips to protect yourself from #COVID19 • Practice social distancing • Wear a cloth face covering (for people 2+ years old) • Wash your hands

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 26 2020 14:36:01

Going to a cooling center to beat the #heat this #summer? Follow these tips to protect yourself from #COVID19 • Practice social distancing • Wear a cloth face covering (for people 2+ years old) • Wash your hands often or

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 26 2020 12:35:01

Social distancing to reduce the spread of #COVID19 may increase the risk of domestic and family violence as more time is spent in the home. Find resources on how to stay safe: https://t.co/QS232OLAkZ https://t.co/KqLkn2Pg28

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 25 2020 17:15:06

Parents: You may have questions about how your child will return to school this fall during the #COVID19 pandemic. A new decision-making tool is available to help keep your family safe & prepare for the upcoming school year. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 25 2020 11:30:05

“The response is complex. But every day, I walk away from the [Emergency Operations Center] amazed at what our incredible staff can accomplish…” says Dr. Dana Meaney-Delman, a former principal deputy incident manager for the #COVID19 response. More: https://t.co/3v15grreJZ https://t.co/4y3CbKSoSt

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 25 2020 11:01:28

Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, & practice physical distancing by putting space between yourself & others. https://t.co/WaI3wjePtU     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 25 2020 09:35:00

RT @CDCGlobal: Even if countries are under restrictions due to #COVID19, people with #HIV must continue to receive their medication. Learn more about how @CDCgov helps national and global HIV programs accomplish this: https://cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/hiv.html

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 25 2020 08:53:00

RT @CDCemergency: Cover your cough! #COVID19 spreads through respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. Additionally, it can also be spread when someone is not showing symptoms. Take everyday precautions to do your part to stop the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 18:40:06

Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, & practice physical distancing by putting space between yourself & others. https://t.co/WaI3wjePtU     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 16:02:02

CDC’s #COVID19 Health Equity Strategy describes what we can do to support those disproportionately affected by COVID-19, like racial & ethnic minority groups, essential & frontline workers, people living in rural areas or those w/ substance use disorders. https://t.co/OVro238b8r https://t.co/NLedg0ouYi

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 15:35:08

Planning for #hurricane season this year may be different. Know how to prepare for a hurricane during the #COVID19 pandemic to keep yourself & your loved ones safe. Learn more: https://t.co/zAwtVObwrn https://t.co/IYXA0AJZEa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 15:15:04

Laboratory professionals: New guidance now available for using pooled samples for #COVID19 diagnostic, screening, and surveillance testing. Guidance includes information on reporting, limitations, and testing systems. See full guidance here: https://t.co/S8KeeOvNXb https://t.co/UVzIpZei1N

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 15:06:05

RT @CDCMMWR: New @CDCMMWR report shows that young, previously healthy adults can take a long time to recover from #COVID19. The study found that nearly 1 in 5 adults ages 18-34 who had milder outpatient COVID-19 had not returned to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 14:26:02

#HCPs: Pregnant women and their families should be counseled about the potential increased risk of severe illness from #COVID19 and on measures to prevent it. Pregnancy-specific case data are available and updated weekly: https://t.co/YTXFncrJk1          https://t.co/mYKk7439nA

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 13:58:01

Parents: You may have questions about how your child will return to school this fall during the #COVID19 pandemic. A new decision-making tool is available to help keep your family safe and prepare for the upcoming school year. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 13:12:09

A new @CDCMMWR report shows that young, previously healthy adults can take a long time to recover from #COVID19. The study found that nearly 1 in 5 adults ages 18-34 who had milder outpatient COVID-19 had not returned to their

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 13:12:09

Cloth face coverings may help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public settings. When you wear a face covering, you help protect those around you. When others wear one, they help protect people around them,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 13:10:20

Cover your cough! #COVID19 spreads through respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. Additionally, it can also be spread when someone is not showing symptoms. Take everyday precautions to do your part to stop the spread: https://t.co/ebLDtQugtD 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 12:31:02

Clinicians: Do you have questions about how to safely administer vaccines during the #COVID19 outbreak? Check out CDC’s latest guidance on vaccine planning during the COVID-19 pandemic: https://t.co/3fUMNKjuFF https://t.co/fUdiOFWVhC

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 12:00:00

#COVID19 is a new disease, caused by a novel (or new) #coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. The name of this disease was selected following the @WHO best practice for naming of new human infectious diseases. https://t.co/H5KqSEQmWX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 09:35:43

RT @CDCgov: New forecasts show the US will likely report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than in the previous 4 weeks. This includes an increase in deaths in 25 states & 1 US territory. Between 160,000 &

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 24 2020 08:08:01

RT @CDCemergency: #TakeAction to slow the spread of #COVID19 by wearing a cloth face covering in public spaces, keeping at least 6 feet of physical distance, & frequently washing your hands. Make a cloth face covering from a t-shirt, scarf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 23:25:37

RT @CDCDirector: Wash hands often to help #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Keep key times in mind for when to wash your hands & remember to practice other protective measures like social distancing and wearing a face cover: https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 19:37:41

RT @CDCDirector: Together, we can open schools safely. This fall, school may look different in some communities b/c of #COVID19 – as face masks, distancing, & hand hygiene meet bookbags & homework. New CDC tools will help us make decisions

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 19:05:10

Pregnant women with #COVID19 may be at increased risk for severe illness compared with nonpregnant women. Pregnancy-specific case data are now available, including age, race/ethnicity, & need for critical care. See this week’s data: https://t.co/bTsi4L8nP1         https://t.co/vrzMx0WckX

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 18:21:17

#COVID19 presents unique challenges for returning to school this fall. New guidance is available to help school administrators and parents take steps to protect the health of their families, students, and school staff. Learn more here: https://t.co/cqJOW6vrmf       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 17:48:02

New forecasts show the US will likely report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than in the previous 4 weeks. This includes an increase in deaths in 25 states & 1 US territory. Between 160,000 & 175,000 total

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 17:01:07

Does wearing a face covering mean you don’t have to practice physical distancing? The answer is no. Wearing a cloth face covering while in public AND maintaining 6 ft of distance from other people are two actions to help stop

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 15:20:03

A new study in @CDCMMWR estimated that in over 3,000 counties, roughly half (47%) of residents had one of five underlying conditions associated with higher risk of severe illness from #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/0iDaOnBlrt        https://t.co/GgMgC5Nuk6

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 13:09:44

TB program staff across the U.S. are responding to the #COVID19 pandemic. A new report in @CDCMMWR examines the early impact of #COVID19 on state and local #TB program activities: https://t.co/EQtDgetVeM https://t.co/OLWAlb7MxS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 12:01:42

If you are wearing a cloth face covering & feel yourself overheating or having trouble breathing, put at least 6 feet of distance between yourself & others & remove the face covering. More safety tips: https://t.co/gkpafDMw9O  #COVID19  https://t.co/qSdlJzcXa4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 23 2020 10:35:13

#TakeAction to slow the spread of #COVID19 by wearing a cloth face covering in public spaces, keeping at least 6 feet of physical distance, & frequently washing your hands. Make a cloth face covering from a t-shirt, scarf or cloth

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 18:10:11

In some situations, #COVID19 can spread from people to animals. If you are sick, avoid contact with your pet to keep them healthy. There is no need to surrender your pet if you are sick. Learn more about pets: https://t.co/cM0GiiOWyB 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 17:19:15

As of July 21: In the last 7 days, #COVID19 cases increased in the US. Ten states reported more than 10,000 new cases w/ 3 states each reporting more than 60,000 new cases. Wear face coverings. Stay 6 feet away

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 17:00:12

RT @HHSGov: It’s understandable that many people may feel distress or anxiety during the #COVID19 pandemic. Dr. Joshua Gordon, Director of @NIMHgov, offers five steps you can follow to maintain your mental health and well-being.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 16:35:01

RT @CDCDirector: Protect yourself and others from #COVID19 when using public transportation. Practice social distancing, avoid touching surfaces, and practice hand hygiene. Learn more. https://bit.ly/36A09Cl

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 15:40:03

If you are wearing a cloth face covering and feel yourself overheating or having trouble breathing, put at least 6 feet of distance between yourself and others and remove the face covering. More safety tips: https://t.co/am46FjCit7  #COVID19  https://t.co/MquzUxfWIm

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 14:39:59

RT @CDCgov: You can help slow the spread of #COVID19. Practice #socialdistancing. Keep at least six feet of physical distance between yours yourself and others. Wear a cloth face covering when in public. More tips at http://cdc.gov/coronavirus

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 14:29:02

CDC has new testing considerations to help correctional and detention facilities plan, prepare & respond to #COVID19. Learn more about testing individuals with and without symptoms of #COVID19 in these settings. https://t.co/iKeLEWOqgl         https://t.co/oCpnZ6MXS9

“Four Things for Four Weeks” to Stop COVID-19

Governor Brian P. Kemp and Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Toomey are calling on all Georgians to implement "Four Things for Four Weeks" into their daily routines to flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 13:25:00

You can help slow the spread of #COVID19. Practice #socialdistancing. Keep at least six feet of physical distance between yourself and others. Wear a cloth face covering when in public. More tips at https://t.co/tt49zOn1hf https://t.co/eybKhSbNNF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 12:49:03

Pregnant women with #COVID19 may be at increased risk for severe illness compared with nonpregnant women. Pregnancy-specific case data are now available, including age, race/ethnicity, and need for critical care. See this week’s data: https://t.co/YTXFncrJk1         https://t.co/aNoNlzq6o0

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 12:31:01

Treat your pets the same way you would treat other family members to prevent the spread of #COVID19: Keep your pets away from sick people & those outside your household. Read more about pets & COVID-19: https://t.co/KqDV4n3IRU       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 11:05:19

Join @CDCgov EPIC & the National Child Traumatic Stress Network today at 3 PM ET for a webinar on supporting children’s & adolescents’ mental #health during #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/4Z8xhgKeSY https://t.co/exZjT90ikP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 22 2020 10:24:01

RT @CDCemergency: Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself & your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

Stores Requiring Masks

Several National Chain Stores are now requiring all customers to wear face coverings when entering their stores.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 19:20:07

It’s natural to experience many emotions during #COVID19. Getting help can assist you in finding ways to cope with these feelings. Learn more: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA        https://t.co/kHMkOwcjBf

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 16:48:01

RT @CDCDirector: .@JAMA_current’s Dr. Bauchner and I discuss strategies to fight #COVID19, vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, convalescent titers, contact tracing, and school and business reopenings in the US: www.youtube.com/covid-19/

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 16:23:02

“I’m so happy that we’re able to do something very concrete that will help people,” says Cynthia Ogden, who leads a team at the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. The team turned their lab vehicles into mobile #COVID19 testing

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 15:27:02

A statewide survey of Indiana residents in late April estimated that #COVID19 infections were 10 times that of reported cases, which is in line with previous antibody studies. Learn more in @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/wsN4MvDIKk         https://t.co/4bcpBPulRN

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 15:15:27

Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 14:43:15

RT @CDCgov: Wearing a cloth face covering correctly can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 14:23:02

Late April/early May antibody tests from some Atlanta households showed most residents had not been infected with #COVID19. Black residents had higher rates of past infection, highlighting the need to address racial & ethnic health inequities. Learn more: https://t.co/LXO2LpafJq https://t.co/liNvsdrkQ8

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 13:50:12

Public Health Professionals: Need #COVID19 resources for sharing? Check out CDC’s One-Stop Shop for COVID-19 Resources that range from youth sports to travel: https://t.co/vepZpWJFEe         https://t.co/VhmgQruzU0

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 13:30:09

New report: Based on a study of the number of people with SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in 10 U.S. metro areas in spring 2020, the estimated number of #COVID19 cases in 7 of the 10 areas studied was 10x higher than the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 12:35:00

Wearing a cloth face covering correctly can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 10:10:01

RT @CDCGlobal: Healthcare workers: Join @CDCgov on 7/23 Thursday at 8am EDT for the latest #COVID19 Infection and Prevention Control Global webinar series. This week’s topic is “Considerations for SARI treatment centers.” Register here: https://bit.ly/2Y0Avm3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 21 2020 10:05:20

Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself & your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://t.co/6Ria7CZbaf         https://t.co/XP6cFDFztp

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 20 2020 16:35:58

RT @CDCgov: Keep key times in mind for when to wear a cloth face cover to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19 and remember to practice other other protective measures like social distancing and washing your hands. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3ee8iP4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 20 2020 16:12:00

Keep key times in mind for when to wear a cloth face cover to #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19 and remember to practice other protective measures like social distancing and washing your hands. Learn more: https://t.co/jkWwZTfWSS         https://t.co/jpsWX92jhF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 20 2020 16:06:05

RT @NIOSH: Office building employers, owners and managers, and building operations specialists can help protect workers from #COVID19. Learn steps to create a safe and healthy workplace and protect workers and clients: https://go.usa.gov/xwbRN

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 20 2020 15:18:02

Researchers from the University of Cincinnati are using the National ALS Registry to recruit interested people with ALS (pALS) for #ALS research studying the impact of #COVID19 on people living with this rare disease. Visit: https://t.co/POlqAKkgcT        https://t.co/WlCA93vgt2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 20 2020 10:46:02

Public Health Professionals: Need #COVID19 resources for sharing? Check out CDC’s One-Stop Shop for COVID-19 Resources that range from youth sports to travel: https://t.co/EpQe5KaDvq          https://t.co/CLv3Qj3ZeJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 19 2020 16:37:00

To help #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19, keep key times in mind for when to clean and sanitize toys & games in your childcare facility. Learn more: https://t.co/EydPtggBQK         https://t.co/yb56jC3a03

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 19 2020 15:27:15

RT @CDCgov: #COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Cloth face coverings may help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3ee8iP4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 18 2020 17:04:01

Dr. Dana Meaney-Delman was a part of the emergency responses to Zika and the Ebola outbreak. Read her experience as she helped take on #COVID19: https://t.co/3v15grreJZ          https://t.co/pbKnNMF6HR

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 18 2020 12:40:08

In some cases, people can spread #COVID19 to pets. But the risk of animals spreading COVID-19 to humans is low. There is no need to abandon or harm pets. Learn more about keeping your pets safe: https://t.co/cM0GiiOWyB https://t.co/GqheDtTahF

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 18 2020 09:35:01

RT @CDCemergency: Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself and your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://bit.ly/3eq7fMQ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 17:10:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows indicators used to track #COVID19-like illness are increasing in multiple parts of the U.S., with the Southeast, South Central, and South West/Coast regions seeing higher levels of activity than those in March/April: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/7ENn5LVjz8

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 15:07:00

#COVID19 can be spread by people who do not have symptoms & do not know that they are infected. Cloth face coverings may help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others. Learn more: https://t.co/jkWwZTxyhs      

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 13:56:02

In some cases, people can spread #COVID19 to pets. But the risk of animals spreading COVID-19 to humans is low. There is no need to abandon or harm pets. Learn more about keeping your pets safe: https://t.co/G8dUIQxiWR https://t.co/gwYVlRSRJJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 12:32:03

Clinicians: Vaccination is more important now than ever to help reduce the strain of vaccine-preventable diseases on our communities and healthcare system during the #COVID19 outbreak. Learn how to give vaccines while keeping your patients & practice safe: https://t.co/3fUMNKjuFF https://t.co/j2pfL7602Z

Fitzgerald Walmart Update

Walmart in Fitzgerald has just announced that starting today the ONLY entrance open to customers will be the Grocery side.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 09:05:23

Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself and your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://t.co/6Ria7CZbaf          

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 17 2020 08:15:03

RT @Surgeon_General: Treat your pets the same way you would treat other family members to prevent the spread of #COVID19: Keep your pets away from sick people and those outside your household. Read more about pets and COVID-19: http://bit.ly/3b9XK1X

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 20:47:11

RT @CDCtravel: Staying home is the best way to slow the spread of #COVID19. It can be hard to remain apart from loved ones during challenging or stressful times, but try to connect with them in other ways, using video

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 20:47:45

RT @CDCDirector: As of July 14: In the last 7 days, #COVID19 cases have increased nationally with 10 states reporting more than 10,000 new cases, including 3 states with more than 50,000 new cases each. Find more data using CDC’s

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 20:41:51

RT @CDCgov: Wash hands often to help #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Keep key times in mind for when to wash your hands & remember to practice other protective measures like social distancing and wearing a face cover: https://bit.ly/3bGvO6p

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 17:01:02

As of July 13, forecasts suggest 24 states and territories are likely to report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than in the previous 4 weeks. Nationally, between 150,000 and 170,000 total deaths are expected by August 8.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 15:52:04

A sample of COVID-19 patients reported typical symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, but also symptoms like fatigue, diarrhea, muscle aches, headache, and chills. Read more about #COVID19 symptoms in today’s @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/CjFU87WGPd         https://t.co/97vWRc9N8F

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 14:55:13

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Finding ways to practice #selfcare can help reduce your stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Find ways to cope with stress: https://t.co/wXnutfd7UA    https://t.co/mWjhrM9fgP

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 13:15:22

New @CDCMMWR: Genetic sequencing of specimens from 6 NYC emergency departments suggest probable introductions of the virus that causes #COVID19 into NYC from Europe, from other U.S. locations, and local introductions from within New York. Learn more: https://t.co/t5SjJke9Db https://t.co/JhF24vmmln

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 12:00:00

Wash hands often to help #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Keep key times in mind for when to wash your hands & remember to practice other protective measures like social distancing and wearing a face cover: https://t.co/DmfPOAPMjW         https://t.co/iYAR7p6XvK

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 11:34:01

Wondering how you can do your daily activities safely while protecting yourself and your loved ones from #COVID19? To help you determine your level of risk, answer these questions about “Deciding to Go Out:” https://t.co/g9sT0JqtEx          https://t.co/tZOt2qAzP8

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 08:25:01

RT @CDCemergency: Changes in food availability in some communities due to the #COVID19 pandemic may limit availability of fresh #food. Find tips on purchasing canned and packaged goods and more about COVID-19 and nutrition for health: https://bit.ly/3iONzET

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 16 2020 07:58:48

As of July 14: In the last 7 days, #COVID19 cases increased nationally with 3 states each reporting more than 50,000 new cases. Help slow the spread by taking steps like wearing cloth face coverings. See more COVID-19 data here:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 15 2020 18:15:02

RT @CDCtravel: Staying home is the best way to slow the spread of #COVID19. It can be hard to remain apart from loved ones during challenging or stressful times, but try to connect with them in other ways, using video

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 15 2020 17:24:35

RT @CDCDirector: Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://bit.ly/2XWt80L

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 15 2020 15:25:00

CDC and @Google remind you that wearing cloth face coverings in public settings can help #SlowTheSpread of #COVID19. Learn more about cloth face coverings: https://t.co/lxWMe4wjd3         https://t.co/CbK0AsnF5b

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 15 2020 11:38:00

#COVID19 spreads mainly among people who are in close contact with one another (less than 6 ft). Wear a cloth face covering in public settings & when around people not living in your household, especially when social distancing is difficult

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 15 2020 09:10:16

Changes in food availability in some communities due to the #COVID19 pandemic may limit availability of fresh #food. Find tips on purchasing canned and packaged goods and more about COVID-19 and nutrition for health: https://t.co/dOBtnILMzI          https://t.co/jT20iCa3PB

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 23:38:32

RT @CDCDirector: A cloth face covering can help reduce the spread of #COVID19 from you to others, even if you are asymptomatic. Protection against COVID-19 requires the use of cloth face coverings by all members of your community. Click here

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 18:06:01

RT @NIOSH: Workplaces can present unique challenges for #COVID19 public health investigations. @CDCgov created a toolkit to help state and local health departments more effectively investigate and respond to COVID-19 cases in non-healthcare work settings. https://go.usa.gov/xfYE4

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 16:37:01

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. Finding ways to practice #selfcare can help reduce your stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Find ways to cope with stress: https://t.co/GKZV8vsPCV       https://t.co/A1aNlN3Jdk

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 15:15:04

“We realized that there were people out there who needed COVID-19 tests,” says Cynthia Ogden, who leads a team at CDC’s National Health & Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES). The team turned laboratory vehicles into mobile #COVID19 testing sites. More: https://t.co/JDbd7PMZ4z

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 14:26:01

New @CDCMMWR report shows how face coverings can help prevent #COVID19. 2 hair stylists with COVID-19 exposed over 100 clients. All wore face coverings, and no clients were known to be infected with COVID-19. Learn more: https://t.co/gmgYO7mLe3         https://t.co/cAbLUpCKT2

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 13:58:13

RT @CDCDirector: Contact tracing is essential to slowing the spread of #COVID19. If you have COVID-19, public health workers won’t reveal your identity to your close contacts, even if they ask. Help #SlowTheSpread of COVID-19: https://bit.ly/2B2ZzSa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 13:07:21

New report from @CDCMMWR describes factors associated with use of cloth face coverings and higher rates of use in May compared to April. Wearing cloth face coverings continues to be recommended to help slow the spread of #COVID19. Read more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 11:14:02

Changes in food availability in some communities due to the #COVID19 pandemic may limit availability of fresh #food. Find tips on purchasing canned and packaged goods and more about COVID-19 and nutrition for health: https://t.co/ywOxx6vJHK        https://t.co/24qdQfNVl1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 14 2020 09:25:01

RT @CDCGlobal: Healthcare workers: Join @CDCgov on 7/16 Thursday at 8am EDT for the latest #COVID19 Infection and Prevention Control Global webinar series. This week’s topic is “Advice on the use of medical and non-medical masks.” Register here: https://bit.ly/2Y0Avm3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 18:05:02

RT @DepSecHargan: #COVID19 has led to an⬆️in #telehealth services – have you utilized these virtual appointments? Visit http://telehealth.hhs.gov to learn more & be sure to check out this message from the @Surgeon_General on 5 things to know about telehealth: Click

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 17:20:01

RT @CDCDirector: In every crisis, there is an opportunity. The #COVID19 pandemic is highlighting the need for us, as a Nation, to address long-standing systemic health and social inequities. It is also a call to action that pinpoints where we

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 17:12:43

RT @CDCgov: Cloth face coverings may help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public settings. When you wear a face covering, you help protect those around you. When others wear one, they help protect people

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 15:54:00

Cloth face coverings may help prevent the spread of #COVID19 when they are widely used in public settings. When you wear a face covering, you help protect those around you. When others wear one, they help protect people around them,

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 15:21:17

Additionally, the Southeast, South-Central, Southwest and Pacific Coast of the U.S. are now seeing the highest percentages yet of people testing positive for #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 14:20:14

Public Health Professionals: Need #COVID19 resources for sharing? Check out CDC’s One-Stop Shop for COVID-19 Resources that range from youth sports to travel: https://t.co/vepZpWJFEe          https://t.co/g9OGHEZ7Qw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 13 2020 12:22:02

Treat your pets the same way you would treat other family members to prevent the spread of #COVID19: Keep your pets away from sick people and people outside your household. Read more about pets and COVID-19: https://t.co/G8dUIQxiWR       

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 12 2020 16:38:01

Focus on good nutrition as a part of self-care during the #COVID19 pandemic. Certain vitamins & minerals may have effects on how the immune system works to fight off infections & inflammation. You can obtain these nutrients through #food. Learn

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 12 2020 12:27:00

You can help slow the spread of #COVID19. Practice #socialdistancing. Keep at least six feet of physical distance between yourself and others. Wear a cloth face covering when in public. More tips at https://t.co/tt49zOEC8N https://t.co/mhnaW3S4YW

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 11 2020 15:56:01

Public Health Professionals: Need #COVID19 resources for sharing? Check out CDC’s One-Stop Shop for COVID-19 Resources that range from youth sports to travel: https://t.co/EpQe5KaDvq         https://t.co/1NEyZyZBle

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 11 2020 15:49:46

Grieving the loss of a loved one while limiting social interaction is particularly difficult. Find ways to care for yourself and cope with stress while dealing with grief: https://t.co/UXcneZ2XWo  #COVID19 #grief https://t.co/Cbj6k4EySu

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 11 2020 15:05:02

Contact tracing is essential to slowing the spread of #COVID19. If you have COVID-19, public health workers won’t reveal your identity to your close contacts, even if they ask. Help #SlowTheSpread of COVID-19: https://t.co/98jmUt3IGq         https://t.co/YD5y23vs6B

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 11 2020 11:50:02

Grieving the loss of a loved one while limiting social interaction is particularly difficult. Find ways to care for yourself and cope with stress while dealing with grief: https://t.co/YlJVVQqC9E  #COVID19 #grief https://t.co/E459ANulmJ

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 11 2020 10:00:56

Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 18:15:02

RT @Surgeon_General: Are you concerned about possible #COVID19 symptoms and/or exposure? Check out the @apple screening tool developed w/ @WhiteHouse, @CDCgov&@fema to determine the steps you should take, including testing: https://apple.co/2VvkeFw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 18:05:03

RT @NIOSH: If you employ waste collectors or recyclers, you should have a #COVID19 health and safety plan to protect employees. CDC information to help you maintain a healthy work environment: https://go.usa.gov/xv6C5

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 15:43:00

Protect yourself and others from #COVID19 when using public transportation. Practice social distancing, avoid touching surfaces, and practice hand hygiene. Learn more: https://t.co/0vhHD4uFv9 https://t.co/D8YSeE3vXv

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 14:30:11

Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 13:44:02

As of July 6, forecasts suggest 12 states and 1 U.S. territory are likely to report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than previous 4 weeks. Nationally, between 140,000 and 160,000 total deaths are expected by August 1.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 13:09:29

New report in @CDCMMWR found higher percentages of people in racial/ethnic minority groups who died of #COVID19 were under 65. Read the report to learn more: https://t.co/vAS50yJWL3       https://t.co/ZgtDP11n3E

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 12:30:57

In some situations, #COVID19 can spread from people to animals. If you are sick, avoid contact with your pet to keep them healthy. There is no need to surrender your pet if you are sick. Learn more about pets: https://t.co/cM0GiiOWyB 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 11:21:01

If you are sick with #COVID19, a public health worker may contact you to check on your health, discuss who you’ve been in contact with, and ask you to stay at home and self-isolate, if you’re not doing so already.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 09:48:02

RT @CDCtravel: Travel increases your chances of getting and spreading #COVID19. CDC advises against nonessential international travel. If you must travel, know that some healthcare systems are overwhelmed & adequate medical care may be limited. For more, visit https://bit.ly/2HqjXft

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 09:30:09

RT @Surgeon_General: It’s common to feel ⬆️ stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Check out these tips & resources from @CDCgov to take care of your loved ones’ mental health and your own: https://bit.ly/340pBQa

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 09:00:26

RT @CDCDirector: Are you interested in volunteering for a #COVID19 Clinical Study? Visit the COVID-19 Prevention Network (CoVPN) website to take the questionnaire and join the CoVPN Volunteer Screening Registry. You may be contacted if trials open up in your

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 10 2020 08:45:01

RT @CDCDirector: The latest #COVIDView report from @CDCgov shows that while more younger people are testing positive for #COVID19, hospitalization rates among all age groups are still highest in adults 65+. Do your part to protect those at increased risk:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 15:54:02

New @CDCMMWR report shows most providers enrolled in the Vaccines for Children program can provide recommended vaccines during the #COVID19 pandemic. Staying up to date on your child’s vaccines is critical to keeping them safe & healthy, now & always.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 14:15:09

DYK? Increased #stress can lead to increases in alcohol & substance use. If you or someone you care about is starting to use alcohol or other substances or is increasing their use during the #COVID19 pandemic, see these resources: https://t.co/paYTbF3hFc 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 13:46:02

New report in @CDCMMWR shows increases in missed work due to illness in April 2020 among essential workers whose occupations put them at higher risk of exposure to #COVID19. Learn more about the impact of COVID-19 on workplace absenteeism: https://t.co/adzNFBBkwc

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 13:17:13

This week’s @CDCMMWR highlights data from #COVID19 patients treated at @The_BMC and highlights differences in demographic and clinical characteristics by illness severity. Learn more: https://t.co/yT9SBHSX51 https://t.co/VL7B3eogYY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 12:50:03

RT @CDCEnvironment: DO NOT use bleach solutions or other disinfecting products on food. Currently, no cases of #COVID19 have been identified where infection was thought to have occurred by touching food, food packaging, or shopping bags. Learn more about food

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 10:20:01

RT @HHSGov: #DYK panic attacks and #COVID19 share some of the same symptoms? Visit https://t.co/36fDTtAC2O to learn how to spot the differences between the two, and for easy and effective strategies to manage your stress during challenging times. 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 09 2020 08:55:01

RT @CDCDirector: .@CDCgov continues to work to address racial and ethnic #COVID19 disparities by working with individual jurisdictions to address disparities in COVID-19 illness and death. Learn more about this work: cdc.gov/coronavirus

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 18:13:24

As of July 7: Almost 3 million #COVID19 cases have been reported in the United States. The number of cases continue to increase with larger increases in the Southeast, Southwest, and West Coast. See how many cases have been reported

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 16:37:01

In some situations, #COVID19 can spread from people to animals. If you are sick, avoid contact with your pet to keep them healthy. There is no need to surrender your pet if you are sick. Learn more about pets: https://t.co/G8dUIQxiWR 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 15:33:02

DYK? Increased #stress can lead to increases in alcohol & substance use. If you or someone you care about is starting to use alcohol or other substances or is increasing their use during the #COVID19 pandemic, see these resources: https://t.co/4Z3Xv6PruC

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 14:26:02

It is common to feel more stress during the #COVID19 pandemic. Use these CDC tips and resources to take care of your loved ones’ mental health and your own: https://t.co/GKZV8vsPCV. #MinorityMentalHealth #MentalHealthAwareness https://t.co/lwkB1Bg73T

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 12:51:04

Q: How do I clean fruits and vegetables during #COVID19? A: • Do NOT wash produce with soap, disinfectant, or any other chemical. • Rinse fruits and vegetables under cold, running tap water. • Scrub uncut firm produce with a

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 08 2020 11:55:15

If you’ve been in close contact with a person who has #COVID19, a public health worker may call to let you know you’ve been exposed. Answer the call to #SlowTheSpread. Learn what happens during contact tracing: https://t.co/9ZN2zYTaud        https://t.co/8CVGrkIT9e

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 07 2020 18:30:06

As of July 6: In the last 7 days, 9 states have reported more than 10,000 new #COVID19 cases. Wear cloth face coverings, keep 6ft+ between yourself and others, and wash your hands often. Interested in data from your state?

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 07 2020 18:01:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that #COVID19 activity remains below the peaks seen in March and April but is increasing in several parts of the country. Find out if COVID-19 activity is increasing in your area: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb      

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 07 2020 14:00:01

#SocialDistancing is one of the best tools to avoid being exposed to #COVID19. To help #SlowTheSpread of COVID-19, keep key times in mind for when to #SocialDistance. Learn more: https://t.co/k5GuyJX2RI https://t.co/ntWNllSJYE

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 07 2020 13:18:02

Over 16,000 workers in meat and poultry processing facilities in 23 states were infected with #COVID19 in April and May. Learn more about infections among workers at meat and poultry processing facilities and steps facilities can take to slow the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 07 2020 09:18:01

RT @CDCDirector: CDC recommends using an EPA-registered household disinfectant to protect against the virus that causes #COVID19. Visit the @EPA’s website for a list of products that meet EPA’s criteria for use against the virus. See list: https://bit.ly/2UhNL3R

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 06 2020 18:44:00

RT @CDCGlobal: Healthcare workers: Join @CDCgov on 7/9 Thursday at 8am EDT for the latest #COVID19 Infection and Prevention Control Global webinar series. This week’s topic is “Rational use of personal protective equipment and emergency strategies.” Register here: https://bit.ly/2Y0Avm3

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 06 2020 17:29:42

RT @CDCgov: Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://bit.ly/2XWt80L

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 06 2020 17:27:00

RT @CDCDirector: Please continue to embrace prevention strategies because they are our key weapons against #COVID19 – maintain 6 ft distance, wear face coverings, practice hand hygiene, and stay home if sick. Thank you for taking these selfless precautions to

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 06 2020 15:39:02

Stigma hurts everyone. No single group, ethnicity or population in the U.S. is more likely to spread #COVID19 than others. Find out how to stop COVID-19 stigma in your community at https://t.co/eLn38IAOPe https://t.co/5zPIyMa84G

Public Masks Distribution

The Ben Hill County Office of Emergency Management has coordinated with the following sites to distribute masks to the public free of charge.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 06 2020 12:15:07

July is National #MinorityMentalHealth Awareness Month. Protect your mental and emotional health during #COVID19. Learn healthy ways to cope with stress, like exercising. Get tips and resources from CDC: https://t.co/GKZV8vsPCV  #mentalhealthawareness  https://t.co/IreUUO2YoM

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 05 2020 16:19:25

RT @NIOSH: As a bank employer, your workers could be exposed to the virus that causes #COVID19 while doing their job. New information from @CDCgov on protecting your workers and customers: https://go.usa.gov/xwM5K

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 03 2020 16:07:02

Looking to make a splash this summer? Here are some tips to help prevent the spread of #COVID19 for those who operate public pools, hot tubs, or water playgrounds: https://t.co/alusJ6iHDg          https://t.co/4gB6PmtvXH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 03 2020 15:01:46

If you plan to use rideshares or taxis, protect yourself & others from #COVID19 during your ride. Wear a cloth face covering, as able, and practice hand hygiene when leaving the vehicle AND when you arrive at your destination. More

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 19:22:43

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that the percentage of people testing positive nationally for #COVID19 continues to increase, particularly in the Southeast, Southwest/coast, and South-central parts of the country. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb         https://t.co/gqvEO6ZsZw

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 17:30:34

As of June 29, forecasts suggest 11 states are likely to report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than the previous 4 weeks. Nationally, between 140,000 and 160,000 total deaths are expected by July 24: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 16:55:00

People can spread #COVID19 to pets. Protect your dog by limiting their contact with people outside your household as much as possible. Learn more. https://t.co/OjuS7jbeGy         https://t.co/3jdU0OzSjd

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 15:53:42

RT @CDCgov: Do your part to slow the spread of #COVID19: 1)Wear a face covering when in public. 2)Stay at least 6 ft away from others and avoid large crowds. 3)Wash your hands often. CDC joins @Surgeon_General in saying #COVIDStopsWithMe.

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 15:17:00

Do your part to slow the spread of #COVID19: 1)Wear a face covering when in public. 2)Stay at least 6 ft away from others and avoid large crowds. 3)Wash your hands often. CDC joins @Surgeon_General in saying #COVIDStopsWithMe. https://t.co/tt49zOn1hf   

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 13:26:02

This #FourthOfJuly weekend, if you choose to spend time outdoors at an event or gathering, stay 6 ft apart & wear a cloth face cover to slow the spread of #COVID19. Learn more at https://t.co/c4F0aouMLd https://t.co/u5tTl3m572

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 13:05:00

In close residential settings such as psychiatric facilities, promptly identifying #COVID19 cases & applying adapted infection prevention & control procedures are critical to protect patients & staff. See new report on one psychiatric facility: https://t.co/0J5oDs9Xku @CDCMMWR https://t.co/X3tHiuvOOs

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 02 2020 09:20:01

RT @NIOSH: As a bank employer, your workers could be exposed to the virus that causes #COVID19 while doing their job. New information from @CDCgov on protecting your workers and customers: https://go.usa.gov/xwM5K

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 18:40:01

RT @CDCDirector: CDC is closely monitoring #COVID19 case increases with 48 boots-on-the-ground teams across the US. We are working with states and communities to stop COVID-19 while safely reopening businesses and schools. Watch: https://bit.ly/2Zm9lXH

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 17:48:02

As of June 30: More than 2.5 million #COVID19 cases have been reported in the U.S., with 40 states and jurisdictions reporting more than 10,000 cases. See how many cases have been reported in your state or county here: https://t.co/wiuFBKR3Uh 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 17:16:19

RT @CDCgov: If you tested positive for #COVID19 and have no symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about CDC’s recommendations about when you can be around others after COVID-19 infection: https://bit.ly/3eh5YqS

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 16:45:02

HCPs: mothers who were unable to initiate breastfeeding in the hospital due to #COVID19 may still be able to lactate & #breastfeed with help. Learn more about supporting families with relactation: https://t.co/MsIdMqTIxA https://t.co/6ars4kbI2N

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 16:09:02

If you plan to use rideshares or taxis, protect yourself & others from #COVID19 during your ride. Wear a cloth face covering, as able, and practice hand hygiene when leaving the vehicle AND when you arrive at your destination. More

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 13:03:52

Repeated laboratory testing combined with infection prevention control interventions likely contributed to decreases in #COVID19 spread in 26 Detroit skilled nursing facilities. Read more in @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/ayk1ObibP4       https://t.co/GSspUiDefU

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 09:10:01

RT @CDCGlobal: As the world responds to #COVID19, it is essential to ensure continuity of care for patients living with #HIV. @CDCgov and @PEPFARwork tirelessly to ensure accessible treatment and care for these patient populations. Learn about HIV and COVID-19:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – July 01 2020 08:25:01

RT @NIOSH: New @CDCgov checklist helps agricultural employers create a #COVID19 assessment and control plan to protect workers and help slow the spread and limit the impact of COVID-19 at agricultural worksites. https://go.usa.gov/xwfr9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 16:56:27

If you tested positive for #COVID19 and have no symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about CDC’s recommendations about when you can be around others after COVID-19 infection: https://t.co/z5kkXpHWmL          https://t.co/hPX4HNdBNe

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 16:01:12

Institutes of Higher Education: CDC offers tools and information to help you protect students, faculty, staff, and administrators during #COVID19. Post signs in highly visible areas on ways to reduce the spread of the virus. For tips: https://t.co/mkhMPaMaBj      

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 15:21:32

RT @CDCDirector: Help protect others from #COVID19 by social distancing & wearing a cloth face covering that fits snugly and reaches above your nose, below your chin, and completely covers your mouth and nostrils. Learn more about cloth face coverings

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 13:38:02

Survey of people with COVID-19 in Colorado finds half reported close contact with someone with symptoms of or lab-confirmed COVID-19 in the 14 days before showing symptoms. If you have #COVID19 symptoms, stay home and avoid contact with others. @CDCMMWR

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 13:07:13

A survey of COVID-19-positive patients found that more than half could not identify having contact with a person who had #COVID19. Take steps to protect yourself and slow the spread. See @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/ObpA92vwEY          https://t.co/Diub9Eon6H

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 09:35:01

RT @CDCEnvironment: Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations like #COVID19. You may feel anxiousness, anger, sadness, or overwhelmed. If you or a loved one is feeling overwhelmed, get support 24/7 by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. Learn more:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 30 2020 08:48:00

RT @CDCDirector: .@CDCgov is leveraging all available surveillance systems to monitor #COVID19 and protect at risk populations. We are working with individual jurisdictions to address where there may be racial and ethnic disparities in #COVID19 illness and death. https://energycommerce.house.gov/

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 29 2020 13:40:02

Institutes of Higher Education: CDC offers tools and information to help you protect students, faculty, staff, and administrators during #COVID19. Post signs in highly visible areas on ways to reduce the spread of the virus. For tips: https://t.co/fDK3lngcXv     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 29 2020 12:41:02

The latest CDC #COVIDView shows indicators used to monitor #COVID19 remain below the peaks from March and April. However, multiple parts of the U.S. are seeing increases in levels of COVID-like illness & the percentage of ppl testing positive for

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 29 2020 11:15:07

If you have certain underlying medical conditions, you are at increased risk of severe illness from #COVID19, no matter your age. Find tips to protect yourself: https://t.co/0go5iZGIQf       https://t.co/hPJRXRUYbY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 28 2020 17:20:03

New tips released for institutes of higher education to help you prepare when students, faculty, staff or administrators get sick with #COVID19. Close off areas used by a sick person for cleaning & disinfection and notify local health officials. More

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 28 2020 12:00:00

Protect yourself and your family from #sepsis. If you have these signs and symptoms, get medical care immediately. Healthcare providers can follow local and CDC guidance to keep you safe during the #COVID19 pandemic. https://t.co/rSkIkgCtVJ        https://t.co/z3y0oxdb6h

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 27 2020 12:22:01

New tips released for institutes of higher education to help you prepare when students, faculty, staff or administrators get sick with #COVID19. Close off areas used by a sick person for cleaning & disinfection and notify local health officials. More

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 27 2020 10:01:01

Are you or a loved one living with underlying medical conditions – or taking care of someone who is? Learn how you can reduce your and their risk of infection from #COVID19: https://t.co/OWDQ26yE74 https://t.co/nLLIFFqgG1

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 26 2020 17:06:19

The latest CDC #COVIDView shows indicators used to track #COVID19 illness are rising (% of ppl testing positive & seeking care in a medical setting), but increases in indicators that track serious illness (hospitalizations & deaths) have not yet been

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 26 2020 15:45:00

Protect yourself & others from #COVID19 while camping. Wear a cloth face covering in public places like restrooms & picnic areas at campsites, & on trails. Keep at least 6 feet of physical distance between yourself & others, & frequently

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 26 2020 13:38:00

If you think or know you have #COVID19 and had symptoms, stay home and away from other people. Learn more about CDC’s recommendations about when you can be around others: https://t.co/z5kkXpHWmL https://t.co/vseIPzbhSr

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 26 2020 11:26:02

Are you or a loved one living with underlying medical conditions – or taking care of someone who is? Learn how you can reduce your and their risk of infection from #COVID19: https://t.co/ckZEkNHH71 https://t.co/br8SVBZUfL

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 25 2020 17:47:01

As of June 22, forecasts suggest 13 states are likely to report more #COVID19 deaths in the next 4 weeks than the previous 4 weeks. Nationally, between 130,000 and 150,000 total deaths are expected by July 18: https://t.co/Ft6cgmaMPX     

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 25 2020 16:44:34

Eight patients in CA were hospitalized in April 2020 with e-cigarette, or vaping, product use-associated lung injury. #EVALI and COVID-19 symptoms can be similar. Report use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products to your doctor during the #COVID19 pandemic. https://t.co/NB4B8UHwCn https://t.co/8sw2WxMkGo

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 25 2020 14:39:02

CDC updates & expands list of those at risk of severe #COVID19 illness. Older adults & people w/ underlying medical conditions remain at increased risk for severe illness. CDC has now further defined age- & condition-related risks. See today’s statement:

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 25 2020 09:40:14

Institutes of Higher Education: Use CDC’s new tips for maintaining healthy operations during the #COVID19 outbreak, such as using flexible work or learning sites, staggering schedules and increasing routine cleaning and disinfecting. More tips: https://t.co/nYeLOMKMiM     https://t.co/HZYpvEC2Nx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 17:50:02

As of June 23: More than 2.3 million #COVID19 cases have been reported in the U.S., with 40 states and jurisdictions reporting more than 10,000 cases. See how many cases have been reported in your state or county here: https://t.co/wiuFBKR3Uh 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 17:25:05

New info for caregivers and parents of people with developmental or behavioral disorders to help you protect yourself and others during #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/3E6lrgDVdm        https://t.co/TeEfYKGP47

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 16:50:03

Institutes of Higher Education: Use CDC’s new tips for maintaining healthy operations during the #COVID19 outbreak, such as using flexible work or learning sites, staggering schedules and increasing routine cleaning and disinfecting. More tips: https://t.co/XxcTKkStg4      https://t.co/dvjTx1tbHx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 15:05:22

Please join CDC Emergency Partners Information Connection (EPIC) today at 4 pm ET for a special webinar about reducing risk from #COVID19 while engaging daily life, celebrating the Fourth of July, participating in social activities, and returning to work. https://t.co/yUQ3DQeqIM

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 13:14:11

Spread of the virus that causes #COVID19 during and after a college spring break trip to Mexico led to an outbreak that resulted in 64 confirmed cases. Learn how a university and public health department worked together to control the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 24 2020 11:41:02

Please join CDC Emergency Partners Information Connection (EPIC) today at 4 pm ET for a special webinar about reducing risk from #COVID19 while engaging daily life, celebrating the Fourth of July, participating in social activities, and returning to work. https://t.co/MIzuS0LDnm

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 23 2020 16:30:09

CDC Emergency Partners Information Connection (EPIC) Webinar, June 24 at 4 pm ET: Your COVID-19 Questions Answered—Daily Life, Social Interaction, Returning to Work, & More. Learn about reducing #COVID19 risk while engaging in activities outside the home. https://t.co/MIzuS0LDnm https://t.co/rM07b9WtCx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 23 2020 13:58:02

New info for caregivers and parents of people with developmental or behavioral disorders to help you protect yourself and others during #COVID19. Learn more: https://t.co/5zpAkOTHld       https://t.co/pyaiAUzKei

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 23 2020 13:45:17

Youth and summer camp administrators: CDC has tips to help you be prepared if staff or campers get sick with #COVID19. Remember, sick staff and campers should stay home. Learn more about preventing the spread of COVID-19 at camp: https://t.co/7uRZCSvebL 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 22 2020 16:30:13

Youth and summer camp administrators: CDC has tips to help you be prepared if staff or campers get sick with #COVID19. Remember, sick staff and campers should stay home. Learn more about preventing the spread of COVID-19 at camp: https://t.co/BSgsPiqW0q 

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 22 2020 15:40:10

Feeling sick? Answer a few questions about your symptoms using Clara, CDC’s #Coronavirus Self-Checker, to help you decide if you should call your doctor: https://t.co/2Xm3casUXN      https://t.co/DJKtmnCeqq

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 22 2020 13:10:03

After #COVID19 was declared a national emergency, emergency dept visits for life-threatening conditions declined. If you experience chest pain, loss of motor function, altered mental status, or other life-threatening issues, seek immediate care. @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/o0WYsiYts5 https://t.co/eWzavLsXNz

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 22 2020 11:30:11

This week’s COVIDView reports early indications that levels of #COVID19 illnesses, while still low, may be increasing slightly in parts of the United States. Hospitalization rates and deaths are still trending down. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb        https://t.co/agqKuEaufY

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 21 2020 16:18:01

Feeling sick? Answer a few questions about your symptoms using Clara, CDC’s #Coronavirus Self-Checker, to help you decide if you should call your doctor: https://t.co/5FnxlOcZpu           https://t.co/z4TwrydnAK

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 21 2020 14:35:06

Protect yourself & help reduce the spread of #COVID19 at events & gatherings: wear a cloth face covering if able, wash hands with soap & water, and avoid touching your face & sharing items. Monitor yourself for symptoms after the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 20 2020 15:29:01

Restaurant and bar owners: Have you planned what to do if a staff member gets sick with #COVID19? CDC offers tips to protect the health and safety of staff and customers. Tips here: https://t.co/IgH6uA8oHa https://t.co/pfgSVupyfE

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 20 2020 15:00:12

Protect yourself & help reduce the spread of #COVID19 at events & gatherings: wear a cloth face covering if able, wash hands with soap & water, and avoid touching your face & sharing items. Monitor yourself for symptoms after the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 19 2020 17:33:01

The latest CDC #COVIDView report shows that, after decreasing nationally during May and early June, the percentage of people testing positive for #COVID19 increased slightly in some parts of the country. Learn more: https://t.co/zP4VYlo0Pb https://t.co/IqqHdI5g5A

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 19 2020 15:25:12

HCPs: It’s important to have in-person newborn visits to assess health of mom and baby. Talk with parents about the increased stress of having a new baby during the COVID-19 pandemic. Know the symptoms of #COVID19 in children. https://t.co/ZexEqZkyVZ https://t.co/EbCiyDDHI9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 19 2020 14:33:01

Data analyses of some Atlanta #COVID19 patients found people who are older, Black, or have underlying conditions, such as diabetes, had higher risk for hospitalization. Take preventive measures to protect higher risk groups. @CDCMMWR: https://t.co/BHqCzO5GFW. https://t.co/9R6NDzVue9

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 19 2020 13:38:00

If you‘re sick with #COVID19 & your pet becomes sick, don’t take your pet to the veterinary clinic yourself. Call your veterinarian & let them know you have been sick with COVID-19. https://t.co/H8NS2GTd4x https://t.co/YGwd8QiHpx

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 18 2020 18:22:01

As of June 15, forecasts suggest the number of #COVID19 deaths will continue to slow nationally with 129,000 to 145,000 deaths by July 11. However, 9 states are likely to report more deaths in the next 4 weeks than the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 18 2020 15:57:02

HCPs: It’s important to have in-person newborn visits to assess health of mom and baby. Talk with parents about the increased stress of having a new baby during the COVID-19 pandemic. Know the symptoms of #COVID19 in children. https://t.co/p8MDGBWNf7 https://t.co/rM95TdGJ56

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 18 2020 15:25:02

Protect yourself & help reduce the spread of #COVID19 at events & gatherings: wear a cloth face covering if able, wash hands with soap & water, and avoid touching your face & sharing items. Monitor yourself for symptoms after the

COVID-19 Update from the CDC – June 18 2020 11:34:02

Youth and summer camp administrators: CDC has the tools and information to help you protect campers, staff, & communities and prevent the spread of #COVID19. Post signs in easily seen areas to promote protective measures. More tips here: https://t.co/BSgsPiqW0q. https://t.co/qGaJV8MTJ8