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Twitter Web App : Community mitigation actions can push the peak later and make it lower than it would have without those interventions. Learn more: 2 of 2

Twitter Web App : #DYK? Disease outbreaks, including pandemics, typically follow a certain pattern. The U.S. is in the acceleration phase of the #COVID19 pandemic. The peak of an outbreak is the point at which the greatest number of new infections occur. 1 of 2

Sprout Social : Retirement community staff: Lower the chances that residents or staff will get sick from #COVID19 by limiting face-to-face contact between people & keeping all facilities/residences cleaned & disinfected. More FAQs:

Sprout Social : Call, email, or text loved ones often, especially if they are older or have underlying medical conditions. They may be feeling lonely or stressed during the #COVID19 outbreak.

Sprout Social : While infection from #COVID19 is a concern for everyone, older adults and people with other health conditions are at a greater risk. Learn about who is more at risk and how to protect yourself and your family in MMWR…

Sprout Social : Worried about your pet during the #COVID19 outbreak? There’s no evidence that pets can get sick from the virus or spread the virus in the US. Continue taking every day preventive actions to keep yourself healthy:

Twitter Web App : Study findings documenting asymptomatic infection in older residents in a skilled nursing facility may not apply to the general population, including younger, healthier people. Learn more:

Twitter Web App : Asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic nursing home residents with COVID-19 had high viral loads, raising concern about pre-symptomatic or asymptomatic spread of the virus among residents of skilled nursing facilities. Learn more:

Twitter Web App : .MMWR study screened older patients in skilled nursing facility for #COVID19 symptoms & took specimens for testing found about half of patients who tested positive did not have symptoms. Most went on to develop symptoms; some did not.

iPhone : On this #NationalDoctorsDay, I express my gratitude to all healthcare workers (and their loved ones) who are doing their part to help our Nation respond to #COVID19. I join a grateful Nation in thanking you for your service.

Twitter Web App : Thank you to all the doctors and healthcare professionals who work night and day to care for those in need, especially during the ongoing #COVID19 outbreak. Find CDC resources for healthcare professionals here: #NationalDoctorsDay

Twitter Web App : "This National Doctors Day, we express our immense gratitude to the men and women who are caring for and treating patients across our country and whose commitment to serving others has never been clearer."

Proclamation on National Doctors Day, 2020:

Twitter Web App : #USNSMercy is open for business!
“...a true testament of the teamwork between Mercy, the Navy, the State of California, the county of Los Angeles, and the City and Port of L.A.” - Capt. John Rotruck, CO, Military Treatment Facility…

Sprout Social : The #CDCTips campaign shares stories of real people and their loved ones who have been affected by smoking. Today, the CDC Tobacco Free campaign is back to share new stories:

Sprout Social : A lot is still being studied about how coronavirus spreads. If you have #COVID19 and are #breastfeeding, talk to your doctor and take everyday steps to keep your child safe. Learn more:

Twitter Media Studio : Take simple daily precautions to help prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses like #COVID19. Learn how to protect yourself from coronavirus (COVID-19):

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Sprout Social : Help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, and practice social distancing by putting space between yourself and others.

Sprout Social : Is your child or teen feeling stressed about #COVID19? Talk to them and reassure them that they’re safe. Learn other tips to support your child or teen.