Social Distancing: Why is it so important?

 

In order to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the CDC is strongly encouraging Americans to practice social distancing, a public-health policy that aims to keep sick people from coming in close enough contact with healthy people to spread illness. This is key with COVID-19 because people can infect others before they have symptoms, and if too many people get sick at once, hospitals may be overwhelmed and may not have enough beds or ventilators to treat severely ill patients. The CDC’s current guideline is to leave at least 6 feet of distance between people, because that reduces the likelihood of breathing in virus droplets if a sick person sneezes or coughs. Leaving more room between people is even better.

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https://www.journalnow.com/news/local/social-distancing-why-its-so-important-now-and-how-to-do-it-correctly/collection2

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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Verne Hill


Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm