ADPH continues to work with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other agencies to provide guidance regarding COVID-19. To help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses including COVID-19, the public is urged to continue practicing social distancing and other precautionary measures, including:
Wash hands with soap and water.
Use alcohol-based hand sanitizers if handwashing is not possible.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue, or cough or sneeze into your elbow.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands.
Stay home when sick.
Stay away from people who are sick.
Visit http://alabamapublichealth.gov/infectiousdiseases/2019-coronavirus.html for more COVID-19 information.