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COVID-19 guidelines for high-risk people

March 25, 2020
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According to the CDC, adults 65 and older and adults of any age with chronic conditions are at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness. These conditions include:

See the full list of conditions that may put you a higher risk for serious COVID-19 illness.1

The best way to prevent illness is to stay home and avoid being exposed to this virus. Have supplies at home so you don’t need to go out as often, wash your hands with soap and water, and avoid non-essential travel. Have a plan in case you do get sick, and call your doctor if you develop symptoms such as fever, cough, or shortness of breath.

Learn more about the extra steps you can take to stay protected on the CDC COVID-19 website.1

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