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Coronavirus in Context: How to Practice Social Distancing

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By John Whyte, MD, MPHBoard-certified internistMarch 19, 2020

For many of us, anxiety about COVID-19 is running high. As we see the number of cases growing in the US and we feel the effect on our daily lives, jobs, and economy, we’re searching for answers.

In this new series, I’ll be going to the nation’s top experts to get answers for the big questions that are top of mind for all of us. We’ll be digging into the latest and most important developments and giving you the facts and insights you need to stay informed and safe.

Our first interview is with the US Surgeon General, Jerome Adams, MD, MPH. In it, he shares his “Prescription for America” and gives us more detailed instructions for social distancing.

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John Whyte, MD, MPH

John Whyte, MD, MPH, is a board-certified internist and the Chief Medical Officer at WebMD, where he leads efforts to develop and expand strategic partnerships that create meaningful change around important and timely public health issues. As a popular health writer, he has been published extensively both in medical and mainstream publications.

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