There are currently three options for COVID-19 vaccination under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the FDA. Find out how and where to get vaccinated by checking out the CDC website.
The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
The virus is mainly spread:
These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness. Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may be able to take to protect yourself.
Most common EPA-registered household disinfectants will work. Use disinfectants appropriate for the surface.
Follow manufacturer’s instructions for application and proper ventilation. Check to ensure the product is not past its expiration date. Never mix household bleach with ammonia or any other cleanser. Unexpired household bleach will be effective against coronaviruses when properly diluted.