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Flu and Corona Virus Resources

Have your patrons been asking about the flu or the 2019 Novel Corona Virus (2019-nCoV)?

Provide trusted health information from the National Library of Medicine by sharing:
MedlinePlus resources, such as the Coronavirus Infections page:  https://medlineplus.gov/coronavirusinfections.html and
MedlinePlus  flu prevention links https://medlineplus.gov/flu.html

Other resources include:
Center for Disease Control (CDC) Corona Virus factsheet:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/2019-ncov-factsheet.pdf and
CDC social media posts, which also have information on general prevention of flu and other seasonal illness: https://www.cdc.gov/socialmedia/tools/

and:
Philadelphia Department of Health blog post:  https://www.phila.gov/2020-01-31-novel-coronavirus-and-philadelphia-everything-you-need-to-know/
World Health Organization (WHO) Q&A https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses

 

 

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