As the situation regarding coronavirus develops, I want to keep you and your family updated on the resources available to you.
In April, I secured increased relief to support our small businesses, hospitals, and state-led testing efforts.
Critical federal relief I fought for is headed to Arizona tribes and native communities, including $600 million to the Navajo Nation, in order to bolster their coronavirus response efforts. This is the single largest investment in Indian Country in America's history.
I’ll continue working to provide needed relief to Arizona families.
There are steps people can take to reduce their risk of getting any viral respiratory infections. These include:
It is also important for people to stay at home away from others if they are sick.
Symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2-14 days after exposure and include:
If you develop symptoms, and have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 or if you have recently traveled from an area with widespread or ongoing community spread of COVID-19, call your health care professional.
If you have been notified by public health authorities that you might have been exposed, follow instructions provided by your local health department.
There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. However, as a reminder, CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including:
There is no specific antiviral treatment recommended for COVID-19. People with COVID-19 should receive supportive care to help relieve symptoms. For severe cases, treatment should include care to support vital organ functions.
People who think they may have been exposed to COVID-19 should contact their healthcare provider immediately.
Have questions on COVID-19?
Call Arizona's COVID-19 hotline at 2-1-1 for answers in English and Spanish (available daily, 8am - 8pm).
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