As the novel coronavirus continues to spread, there are still a lot of unknowns. The best thing to do for your health and safety is to stay calm and stay informed. We recommend the following credible resources for breaking news and important updates on the pandemic:

 - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 - World Health Organization
 - New York Times
 - Harvard Health Publishing
 - CDC Twitter feed
 - WHO Twitter feed

If you think you may need medical attention for COVID-19 symptoms, consider using the CDC’s Coronavirus Self-Checker before calling your doctor or local hospital.

Here at LIVESTRONG.com, our mission is to be your reliable resource for living well and staying active during this stressful time. Read on for tips and guidance on how to stay healthy, safe and sane as we navigate this pandemic together.

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Tired Young Woman Leaning Head on Hands
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Spicy Homemade Cheesey Queso Dip
Woman reading pill package.
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Peaceful young woman relaxing with closed eyes doing breathing exercises with laptop
Woman looking at her phone on the couch
Woman spending time with cat to relieve stress.
Chili con carne with kidney beans and corn, sour cream, parsley, tortilla bread
Senior Black Businessman on Phone at the Airport Wearing a Mask
woman wearing helmet, face mask and backpack biking to work
Vegetables in freezer
Young Man Working from Home
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Woman doing a live-streaming workout on her deck with her dogs
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Brianna Caceres after losing 100 pounds
Young Woman and man sitting 6 feet apart, wearing masks and gloves.
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Woman doing squat exercise.
Mother exercising with her baby at home
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Woman Doing a Step Aerobics Workout at Home
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An older woman using a blood pressure app to monitor her blood pressure at home
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Athletic woman weightlifting while working out at home.
Preserving Organic Vegetables in Jars
male muscular training ladder to the ground and cones.
Seniors on culinary workshop
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A man learning how to meditate in his bedroom at home
Senior couple tourist with bicycles cycling in town on holiday.
Illustration of stress, including a hand squeezing a stress ball on a green and yellow background
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Black woman sleeping in bed
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Big salad with vegetables
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Home Canning Fruit and Vegetable Food Preserves in Storage Shelves
Woman practicing Pilates, doing Knee to Forehead exercise, Plank pose
A man sleeping in bed to support his immune system
A woman meditating outdoors to help her immune system
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Afternoon tea at home
Homemade Salmon Burger with Tartar Sauce
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Man Doing Tai Chi by Pool
A woman changing the sheets on her bed at home
Man Training Chest And Biceps Doing Push-Ups With Backward Grip
Woman exercising at home watching a workout video
Low-calorie bean burgers with side salad
Adult woman exercising at home during quarantine, doing push ups
Little girl grabbing cookies in kitchen
Group of sporty people in Savasana pose
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Trainer doing bicycle crunches during a workout in a small space on a yoga mat
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Beef Bourguignon
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Happy female runner jogging in the morning in nature.
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Package left at front door
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Healthy woman washing apple
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A family eating takeout food together at home
Redhead woman searching for something in kitchen cabinet.
Upset man in the park after bad running results
View Looking Out From Inside Of Refrigerator As Woman Opens Door And Unpacks Shopping Bag Of Food
Artisan Sourdough Bread
Woman getting fit and doing home training in the living room
Homemade Barbecue Chicken Pizza
Happy Strong Athletic Fit Man in T-shirt and Shorts is Using a Mobile Phone After Morning Exercises at Home in His Spacious and Bright Living Room with Minimalistic Interior.
Cauliflower Soup
Young Woman Praying or Meditating at Home
Man doing indoor cycling HIIT workout
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A young woman looking at supplements in a pharmacy
holding water bottle
Bowls of Chicken Noodle Soup with Vegetables
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A man cooking in his kitchen to lose weight at home
Homemade Baked Parmesan Green Bean Fries
fried porcini mushrooms with parsley in skillet
Woman dancing and listening music in the morning in her kitchen
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Hispanic woman opening front door, returning home from grocery store
Homemade Individual Chicken Pots Pies
Bolognese spaghetti with cheese and basil
Bean salad, with black beans, chickpea, apple, spring onion and dill
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Tomato soup in a black bowl on grey stone background. Top view. Copy space.
Woman performing side plank exercise while working from home.
Healthy breakfast oatmeal porridge in bowl with blueberries and almonds
A caucasian woman washing her hands with soap and water
Empty Doctor's Office
A woman sitting at her desk who is stressed from working too much
A woman's hands typing on her smartphone screen
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Braised spinach and eggs in an old frying pan with immune boosting foods
Homemade pasta bake with tuna
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Healthy sandwich with avocado, dill and salmon
Beautiful pregnant woman shopping in supermarket
Food products in the kitchen. Woman taking jar of rice
Adult Woman Training Legs Doing Inverted Lunges Exercise
Sick woman blowing her nose
Woman lacing up her shoes, getting ready for a bedroom workout, while sitting on her bed
Woman exercising at home
Sports woman running upstairs. Fitness and sport concept.
Gym without people with large group of exercise machines.
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