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Coronavirus Update for the Crown Heights Community #3

Update #3: COVID-19 has reached epidemic proportions in our community, with many people affected. The following is an update for the Crown Heights community from the medical leadership. Full Story

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March 17, 2020 8:54 pm

As well if somebody thinks that they have Corona symptoms, the Best thing is probably just to quarantine for at least 2 weeks (which all of ch should be regardless trying to currently quarantine), If these symptoms are mild and these is no true emergency, going to the doctor/hospital, trying to get a appointment, and on the way of all this possibly exposing much more people in our community is just not worth it, as well going to get tested in the same place as a few people are getting tested puts everyone at risk of catching this contagious corona… Read more »

7 days after onset?
March 17, 2020 9:43 pm

Isn’t it 14 days after onset of symptoms for quarantine? Check with updated guidelines. People in CH are bragging that they can leave their house soon and they are probably still contagious

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March 18, 2020 7:56 am

To my knowledge, these are the most updated NYC guidelines:

As a routine matter, but especially during the current pandemic, persons who are not hospitalized but who have possible or confirmed COVID-19 should be instructed to isolate themselves in a private residence until 7 days following onset of illness and 72 hours after being consistently afebrile without use of antipyretics and with resolving respiratory symptoms.

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