Coronavirus pandemic - questions and answers

The coronavirus spreads mainly from person-to-person, or through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Consumption of food or water is not thought to be a way the virus spreads. 

As always, when handling or preparing food, your hands need to be clean. Washing your hands with soap and water is the best defense against spreading viruses causing stomach flu. Washing your hands regularly with soap and water is also effective against the spread of coronavirus.

Reviewed 2021-09-28