Overhead fans do nothing, but putting a fan in the window is helpful.
The virus can live hours on a gas pump handle. They are hard metal...and most are not exposed to sunlight.
Loud places (bars, live music) cause people to talk louder and spread more disease.
Washing face masks reduces their effectiveness.
Most people touch their faces more than 100 times a day.
Fingers or toes bluish? That's likely COVID. Call your doctor.
If you feel your sense of taste or smell fading, seriously isolate!
Avoid runners wearing neck gaiters. Those may spread more virus than no mask at all.
The "hold your breath test" might indicate that you DO have it--but not that you DON'T have it.
The CDC has reduced the recommended self-quarantine period from 14 to 10 days.
Disinfectants have to air-dry. Don't wipe them clean.
No co-workers to impress? Cut back on daily showers for better skin health.
Masks protect you from others much less than they protect others from you.
Too much Zooming giving you dry-eye? Use the vials of eyedrops, not the bottles.
Even if you test negative, act as though you have it, if you feel sick.
Both liquid and bar soaps are equally effective...if you wash for 20 seconds.
The virus can easily transmit on a shopping cart. Everyone grabs the handlebar.
There is probably no harm/risk in suppressing your fever with Tylenol or Advil.
Refrigerating or freezing food doesn't destroy the virus.
Masks with fancy valves spread more virus than regular masks--like exhaling through a straw.
Face shields provide added protection, and some people (not us) think they look cool.
Not all sanitizer is alike. Look for brands with at least 60% alcohol.
Wear glasses instead of contacts for some (small but convenient) added protection.
No product on the internet "boosts" your immune system.
No case has yet been attributed to eating infected food.
Don't spray Lysol at living things.
When wearing a mask, careful not to constantly adjust it with your fingers.
Taking temperatures at the door is helpful only in addition to other precautions, not instead of them.
Drive your car at least twice a month at highway speeds to prevent brake, tire, and gas tank damage.
Try not to breathe near a public toilet being flushed.
Gloves are controversial. Stick to masks, distancing and hand-washing.
Don't mix cleaning products or use one after the other. Some are safely mixed...but many aren't.
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