Staying Safe During the COVID-19 Crisis

Wearing a cloth face covering CORRECTLY can help prevent the spread of #COVID19 to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face covering. Learn more at cdc.gov/coronavirus.

Based on an article originally published February 28, 2020, and updated several times.

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Authored By:

Patty Osborne Shafer RN, MN

on Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Reviewed By:

Elaine Wirrell MD
Jacqueline French MD
Laura Weidner

on Sunday, February 21, 2021

Resources

Epilepsy Centers

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Epilepsy Medication

Find in-depth information on anti-seizure medications so you know what to ask your doctor.

Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline

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Tools & Forms

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