What is COVID-19?
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. There are many types of human coronaviruses, including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused by a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. Current symptoms reported for patients with COVID-19 have included mild to severe respiratory illness with fever, cough, and difficulty breathing.
Learn about the availability, safety and science behind the COVID-19 vaccines
Information for UF Health patients and families about our hospitals and clinics.
Common questions and answers for University of Florida students regarding COVID-19 screening and testing
Learn about the novel coronavirus and how it differs from the flu.
Learn how to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and how to lessen your chances for exposure.
Learn the common symptoms of COVID-19.
SARS-CoV-2 (the coronavirus that causes COVID-19) is a brand new virus that we’ve never seen before and no one has any immunity to it yet. From the current data, COVID-19 is more deadly than the flu.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, older adults may have a greater chance for serious illness from COVID-19. This guide can help you to plan and prepare for protecting yourself and your family and resources for managing your needs while sheltering in place.