Physically isolating yourself can feel psychologically isolating too. But there are ways to maintain connections in these crazy coronavirus times.
Jokes and satire can build resilience but also spread misinformation as people don't always know what is trustworthy and what is just funny.
It needs to contain at least 60% alcohol content to be effective.
With no vaccines or treatments, the fight against coronavirus comes down to this behavioral technique. A physician explains how it works.
The reason we're seeing widespread panic around the coronavirus is probably because there are so many unknowns. But taking some simple steps can help us keep our anxiety under control.
Several questions about the origin of the outbreak remain with no clear data on what this was or if it was an animal source.
A molecular biologist explains who should get tested, how the tests work and what the US government is doing to make tests available during a rapidly changing crisis.
Best-case estimates suggest 40 million American adults may come down with COVID-19. But an epidemiologist explains why now is not the time to just give up.
Behavioral economists explain how widespread use of face masks, hand sanitizer and other preventive measures could counterintuitively encourage riskier behaviors around coronavirus.
Health-care workers are our most valuable asset in an outbreak. We must protect them as best we can.
There are many questions left unanswered because the outbreak is still in an early stage.
A psychologist explains how to get a grip on anxiety triggered by COVID-19.
From the neighborhood to the newsroom to the White House, nobody stays silent during a health emergency. These terms are often mixed up, and it matters who is using them and when.
By providing users with pertinent and reliable disaster-related information, Twitter has the potential to reduce the impact of a disaster. So why aren't public organizations using it properly?
A key component of how the coronavirus could be spreading is the environment.
There are three phases to Australia's response plan. The 'Initial Action' stage, the 'Targeted Action' stage, and finally, the 'Standdown' stage. Right now, we're in the first.
Scientists are pursuing several different avenues to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, but the process could take years.
Quarantine measures on the Diamond Princess cruise ship weren't effective, suggests new data. So Australian passengers without symptoms are going into quarantine again.
The current outbreak of COVID-19 underscores the need to study urban growth to understand the spread and control of future epidemics.
The prevalence of racism and scapegoating in the face of catastrophes and disasters has a much longer history than the new coronavirus outbreak.