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Title: What People With Cancer Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
Post by: Cancer Health Editors on March 06, 2020, 08:16:59 am
From Cancer Health Science Editor Liz Highleyman:

A month after the new coronavirus respiratory disease known as COVID-19 came to public attention, researchers and public health officials are continuing to learn about its spread, its mortality rate and who is most likely to become seriously ill.

Although much remains unknown, it’s clear that elderly people, those with other health conditions and people with compromised immune systems have a higher likelihood of severe illness. This includes people with cancer who are being treated with chemotherapy. But taking some basic precautions can lower your risk and improve your well-being.

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https://www.cancerhealth.com/article/people-with-cancer-coronavirus
Title: Re: What People With Cancer Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
Post by: Cancer Health Editors on March 06, 2020, 08:32:21 am
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7 Ways to Prevent the Spread of the New Coronavirus
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When and How to Wash Your Hands
https://www.cancerhealth.com/article/wash-handsa
Title: Re: What People With Cancer Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
Post by: iana5252 on March 14, 2020, 05:59:14 pm
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