Is it Safe to Swim and Surf During COVID-19?

Two children laying by the pool

Summer is almost here! Is it safe to swim and do watersports now? We’ve got answers from the experts on whether or not it’s time to take on those beach waves or take a plunge in the pool. The bottom line is that there is no evidence that the virus that causes COVID-19 can be[read more…]

Face Touching Can Increase the Risk of Viral Infection: What to Do About it

Avoid touching your face. Protect yourself from Coronavirus.

You may be surprised to learn that you likely touch your face more often than you realize. Studies show we touch our faces multiple times per hour. This can increase the risk of infection by viruses that can easily enter through the eyes, nose, and mouth. Finding ways to remind yourself not to touch your[read more…]

How and When to Use Hand Sanitizer

There’s nothing like 20 seconds with soap and running water for really cleaning your hands well. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says that hand washing with soap and water is the most effective way to sanitize your hands from pathogens such as the coronavirus.  However, whenever and wherever you can’t wash your hands, and[read more…]