The FDA is working with U.S. government partners including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), medical product manufacturers, and international partners to address the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.
Answers to questions the general public and consumers may have about COVID-19, including general information and details on biologics (vaccines, human tissues and blood products), medicines, medical devices and diagnostic tests, and food can be located by viewing the webpages listed below:
- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions
- How You can Make a Difference during Coronavirus Pandemic
- CDC Coronavirus Information
- CDC's Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings
- Understanding the Difference Between a Mask and a Respirator
- Learn if a manufacturer of a mask/respirator is registered with the FDA
- Coronavirus Testing Basics
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