WHAT IS THE RISK TO THE PUBLIC RIGHT NOW?

For the general American public, who are unlikely to be exposed to this virus at this time, the immediate health risk from coronavirus is low. Globally, the CDC says the potential public health threat posed by this coronavirus is high. Strong public health measures now may slow down the impact of the virus in the U.S. later.

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1. WHAT IS CORONAVIRUS? (COVID-19)
2. HAS THIS CORONAVIRUS SPREAD TO THE US?
3. DOES ANYONE IN MARYLAND HAVE THE VIRUS NOW?
4. WHAT IS THE RISK TO THE PUBLIC RIGHT NOW?
5. HOW DOES THIS CORONAVIRUS SPREAD?
6. WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF THE VIRUS?
7. SHOULD I WEAR A FACE MASK WHEN I GO OUT IN PUBLIC?
8. WHAT CAN I DO TO PROTECT MYSELF AND OTHERS?
9. HOW DO I STAY INFORMED?