Protect Yourself: Your Actions Save Lives

Share

A message from the California Department of Public Health: There is currently no vaccine to prevent COVID-19. The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. The virus spreads mainly from person-to-person between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet). This occurs by respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes. These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.

Every person has a role to play. So much of protecting yourself and your family comes down to common sense:

  • Stay home except for essential needs/activities.
  • Practice physical distancing – stay 6 feet away from people.
  • Wear a cloth face mask if you leave home.
  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

For more ways to protect yourself, visit https://www.cdph.ca.gov/

Share

University City You Know

 – UCCA urges all to follow current guidance from SD County Health and Human services related to coronavirus and COVID-19. https://www.sandiego.gov/coronavirus

 We value your feedback and input. Please ‘Contact Us’ at https://www.universitycitynews.org/contact-us-or-volunteer-in-uc/

Google News San Diego: Read UCCA’s University City News posts by following Google News San Diego at https://news.google.com/

 Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/universitycitycommunityassociation

 Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/UCCA_SD

 Meet UC neighbors on Nextdoor at https://nextdoor.com/sandiego/

 Visit our News Feed home page UCCA at https://www.universitycitynews.org/

 Sign up for email notifications at https://www.universitycitynews.org/sign-up-for-email-updates-from-ucca/

If you have a news item to share, please submit your story through UCCA’s Contact Us link at https://www.universitycitynews.org/contact-us-or-volunteer-in-uc/

Review article guidelines at  https://www.universitycitynews.org/ucca-newsletter-archives/