Sunday, March 8, 2020

Online #coronavirus Information for Cancer Survivors

There is a lot of information available on the internet about the COVID -19 virus ( #coronavirus ) and what we know changes daily. Those with underlying conditions such as heart, lung  or kidney disease and compromised immune systems are at greatest risks. .

The best place to get your information is directly from the CDC. The page is updated regularly.
The CDC has a special page for People at Risk for Serious Illness from COVID-19

The WHO  ( World Health Organization) provides information at . has a page with advice for cancer patients ( as do a number of cancer centers. Here are a few website,

Fred Hutch  - Corona Virus : What Patients Need to Know

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - Novel Coronavirus(COVID-19) What You Should Know

MD Anderson Cancer Center  - 2019 Novel Coronavirus Precautions

If you are like me and are interested in a visual way to see data regarding COVID-19 cases you may view Coronavirus Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE at

You may also want to check to see if your county has specific information about COVIS-19 for their residents like my county in NJ.( ) 

Remember to follow this advice:

 If you have symptoms ( Fever, Cough, Shortness of Breath) or questions regarding your specific situation, please contact your Health Care Provider .

Every Day is a Blessing!

1 comment:

Nancy's Point said...

Thank you for sharing these resources, Dee. Stay well. x