Coronavirus Concerns

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The threat of the coronavirus has left many in the community concerned for their safety. While there is a widespread outbreak in Wuhan, China, risk in the United States is currently considered low. As of press time, there have been no confirmed cases in New Jersey, though earlier this week Governor Phil Murphy announced a state coronavirus task force.

The coronavirus spreads through the air by coughing and sneezing. It can also spread through close personal contact, like shaking hands, as well as touching an object with the virus on it. Much is still unknown about it, though cases have ranged from symptoms similar to the common cold, to death in hundreds of individuals.



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