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Clean your hands often

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.

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avoid close contact

Limit contact with others as much as possible. Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Put distance between yourself and other people.

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wear a mask

Everyone should wear a mask in public settings and when around people not living in their household, especially when social distancing is difficult to maintain.

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clean and disinfect

Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.

Helpful links

Excellent link with information on the strategy to flatten the curve:

Recommended measures against the coronavirus published by WHO and the CDC.