The coronavirus and COVID-19

Our goal is to equip you with the information you need. Rather than chase every update, we’ll try to keep things in context and focus on helping you make decisions.

 Lev Radin

It’s time to get serious about social distancing. Here’s how.

By now, you’ve heard the advice that to slow the spread of coronavirus in the U.S., we need to practice social distancing. But if you’re confused as to what that looks like in practice, we’ve got some answers.

By Maria Godoy and Allison Aubrey/NPR

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Symptoms, spread, testing and terminology: Answering your coronavirus questions

Here are some answers to common questions.

By Lisa Wardle

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Our reporters are regularly speaking with doctors, government officials and staff at the Pennsylvania Department of Health. We’ll try to help answer any questions you have.