• Want to Protect Yourself from Coronavirus? Do the Same Things You Do Every Winter

    One year ago - By Time

    Many Americans likely grew a little nervous after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday that a novel coronavirus has spread for the first time within the U.S. But agency officials and other doctors have a simple message for Americans: keep doing what you're doing to stay healthy.
    “The best things that you can do are the things that we generally recommend at this time of year to prevent the spread of infectious diseases,” Dr. Nancy Messonnier, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, said during a Jan. 30 call with...
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  • 5 Things You Need To Know About The 2019 Novel Coronavirus

    One year ago - By Northern Westchester

    By: Dr. Debra Spicehandler, Co-Chief of Infectious Diseases at Northern Westchester Hospital. 1.Where did this virus come from and how is it spreading? The 2019 novel coronavirus, which was first identified in Wuhan City, China, is being closely monitored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Most of the affected patients have...
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