Find out what’s the difference between Covid-19 and other flu.

What is the difference between COVID-19 and other coronaviruses? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses. There are some coronaviruses that commonly circulate in humans. These viruses cause mild to moderate respiratory illness, although rarely they can cause severe disease. COVID-19 is closely related to two other animal coronaviruses that have caused outbreaks in people—the SARS… Read more »

Covid-19 symptoms

What if I have symptoms? Patient: If a person develops symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, cough or shortness of breath, and has reason to believe they may have been exposed, they should call their health care provider before seeking care. Contacting them in advance will make sure that people can get the care they need without putting… Read more »

The Latest on the Biopharmaceutical Industry’s Efforts to Beat Coronavirus

that America’s Biopharmaceutical Companies are making toward treatments and vaccines for COVID-19. America’s biopharmaceutical companies are committed to developing solutions to help diagnose and treat those with COVID-19, a disease caused by a novel strain of coronavirus. In addition to applying their scientific expertise to find ways to diagnose, treat and prevent infections from the virus, the… Read more »

Diluted household bleach solutions may also be used if appropriate for the surface.

How to used bleach to disinfect. CDC approved. Check the label to see if your bleach is intended for disinfection and has a sodium hypochlorite concentration of 5%–6%. Ensure the product is not past its expiration date. Some bleaches, such as those designed for safe use on colored clothing or for whitening may not be… Read more »

How to cope with the new era of Covid-19

Take the stairs, not the elevator, down from your hotel room. Encourage people to bring their own food and drinks to your cookout. Use hand sanitizer after banking at an ATM. Call ahead to restaurants and nail salons to make sure staff are wearing face coverings. And no high-fives — or even elbow bumps —… Read more »

CDC Director Robert Redfield told reporters Friday

CDC Director Robert Redfield told reporters Friday that it continues to be “extremely important” that Americans embrace recommendations such as hand-washing and wearing a face covering when in public. “I know that people are eager to return to normal activities and ways of life, important that we remember this,” he said. “This situation is unprecedented. And that… Read more »

How to take care of your church or school Covid-19

This guidance is intended for all Americans, whether you own a business, run a school, or want to ensure the cleanliness and safety of your home. Reopening America requires all of us to move forward together by practicing social distancing and other daily habits to reduce our risk of exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19. Reopening… Read more »

The Parameter Values:  Definitions

Parameter values that vary across the five COVID-19 Pandemic Planning Scenarios (Table 1) include measures of viral transmissibility, disease severity, and pre-symptomatic and asymptomatic disease transmission. Where sufficient data are available, age-stratified estimates are provided. Viral Transmissibility Basic reproduction number (R0): The average number of people that one person with COVID-19 is likely to infect in… Read more »

Reopen Your California Business With the Right Cleaning Plan in Place

Fogging Services in Ontario

As businesses in California begin the process of reopening, it’s essential to have the right cleaning practices in place. At 5 Star Janitorial, we use of a fogging disinfectant machine and disinfectant cleaners to make sure our clients’ businesses are free of the coronavirus and safe to use. Let’s take a look at California’s reopening… Read more »