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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, it can be difficult — and sometimes confusing — to get information you can trust to make sure you are prepared.
But don’t worry, the Tampa Bay Times is continually working to bring the latest and most accurate information to its readers so everyone can remain as safe and prepared as possible. Here, you will find a collection of Times stories aimed to do just that. And, if you have more questions or concerns, the Times will do its best to get all the information you need and maybe even some you didn’t know you did.
Checkpoints, isolation wards and other steps are planned as cases surge. Hospitals urge patients to use telemedicine apps if they can.
Some Floridians are frustrated and confused about who can get tested. Much about the disease remains unknown.
What happens if you have to “self-isolate” because of coronavirus? It’s sort of like getting ready for a hurricane. Here’s how to get your emergency kit ready.
Foods that should always be in your kitchen, for emergencies and everyday life.
A rundown of what steps the CDC says employers can take to reduce the risk of coronavirus spreading.
Experts say the virus can be killed by most household cleaners.
You could sing “Happy Birthday” twice to measure 20 seconds while scrubbing your hands. Or, you could jam out to Dolly Parton and Gwen Stefani.
Rumors about coronavirus have spread across social media. Learn what’s true in Tampa Bay
Does coronavirus make it okay to leave people hanging when they offer a handshake?
A spokesperson for Gov. Ron DeSantis answers questions about how the Department of Health is handling tests for COVID-19.
What’s the difference between quarantine and isolation? What does a mild case look like? And what is social distancing, anyway?
But those who voted against the bill said giving responsibility to practitioners who don’t report to the state Board of Medicine was a “real danger to patients.”
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