COVID-19 continues to spread across the globe, changing almost every aspect of our lives – how we live, how we work, and how we communicate.
Here are some updates from our clinicians, accurate as of March 29, 11:00PM EST:
United States of America Statistics:
Cases Diagnosed – 142,410
Recovered – 4,767
Deaths – 2,505
Get the latest updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
President Trump has extended the federal guidance urging for social distancing measures until April 30.
Johnson & Johnson has announced it will begin manufacturing a coronavirus vaccine immediately.
The world’s largest companies are putting strategies in place to manage the impact of COVID-19.
Abbott Laboratories has received approval to produce and distribute a test that can detect coronavirus in 5 minutes.
Commonly Asked Question:
What are the main symptoms of COVID-19 infection?
The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are:
- Shortness of breath
Some people have reported other symptoms like stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat, headaches, and feeling tired or achy. It can be hard to pinpoint the exact cause of every symptom, because cold viruses, flu viruses, and seasonal allergies can affect people at the same time as the new coronavirus.
Call 911 if you have trouble breathing, or chest pain or pressure.
For more answers to your questions, visit our coronavirus FAQ page.