A new type of coronavirus, first discovered in China in late 2019, has sickened millions and caused a worldwide pandemic. The World Health Organization named the disease caused by this novel virus COVID-19.

For many, the disease has altered nearly every aspect of daily life — shuttering schools, workplaces, and large gatherings indefinitely. As you grapple with the new reality caused by COVID-19, your health has never been more critical.

The experts at UPMC share information on how to help slow the spread of COVID-19, stay safe when traveling in public, and make the most of your wellness while you are at home.