LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - There's a lot of information out there about COVID-19.
To help you get a better understanding of the virus, how it spreads, and how you can take steps to reduce the spread of this and other viruses, here are links to resources that we've put together that provides accurate and timely information for you. There's also information regarding what to do if you're traveling.
Now that there are vaccines available to the public, we've included that information as well.
We'll be updating this list regularly as new information becomes available to our community.
CDC: COVID-19 Vaccination Data Tracker-Interactive Map Mayo Clinic: COVID-19 vaccine myths debunked CDC: When Vaccine is Limited, Who Gets Vaccinated First? CDC: 8 Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program CDC: Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 Vaccination Follow our full Coronavirus coverage HERE. Additional links on COVID-19 are Here Sign up for COVID-19 Updates
If you do not have any respiratory symptoms, such as fever, cough, or runny nose, you do not need to wear a medical mask. When used alone, masks can give you a false feeling of protection and can even be a source of infection when not used correctly.
Learn more about the novel coronavirus here:
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