Non-household transmission of SARS-CoV-2 underscores importance of stay-at-home orders

The SARS-CoV-2 virus primarily is spread by respiratory droplets, and transmission among close household contacts was demonstrated early in the pandemic. However, public health officials quickly recognized that the
virus was quite contagious even among non-household contacts, prompting national stay-at-home recommendations beginning in early March.

Non-household transmission of SARS-CoV-2 underscores importance of stay-at-home orders
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