COVID-19 Preparedness in CAR

A disease threat anywhere is a disease threat everywhere. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works 24/7 around the globe to stop health threats at their source. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) formally established the Central America Regional (CAR) office, based in Guatemala, in 2005. In addition to Guatemala, the regional office also covers Panama, Belize, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras, and Nicaragua.

Your COVID-19 Questions Answered: Daily Life, Social Interaction, Returning to Work, and More

The international outbreak of COVID-19 poses a serious public health threat that has severely affected social, community, and business activities. With prolonged periods of social distancing, the coming of summer, and the need to engage in more social and commercial activities, Americans must consider how to continue to reduce risk. This webinar from CDC’s Emergency Partners Information Connection addressed the current status of the pandemic in the U.S., factors to consider when deciding to participate in activities outside of the home, and special considerations for the upcoming Fourth of July weekend.

CDC COVID-19 Partner Update: Tips for Staying Safe during Daily Activities – June 22, 2020

Dr. John Brooks and Dr. Emily Ussery shared guidance for the private sector, including what CDC knows at this point and what CDC is doing in response to this outbreak with and tips for staying safe during daily activities.

How to Wear a Cloth Face Covering

Wearing a cloth face covering in public may help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

I Had COVID-19, But No Symptoms. When Can I Be with Others?

If you have or think you might have COVID-19, it is important to stay home and away from others. When you can be around others depends on different factors for different situations.

Shopping for Food and Other Household Essentials

Protect yourself when shopping during COVID-19.

How to Clean and Disinfect Your Home if Someone has COVID-19

Follow these tips for cleaning and disinfecting your home.