Americans over 60 should stock up on food, medications and prepare to stay home “for a period of time”, according to CDC Director for Immunization and Respiratory Disease, Nancy Messonnier.
Speaking at a conference, Messonier also said those with diabetes, heart or lung disease or any other serious condition should be prepared to stay home, too.
The WHO says that only 2% of those infected with COVID-19 are younger than 19 and as age increases, so do the odds of getting the Coronavirus. Cases in the U.S. have risen to more than 600 infected and 22 killed. Here’s the complete story from CSNBC.