Here's what you need to know as New York faces the apex of the COVID-19 pandemic in the coming days:
What is the apex?
How long will the apex last?
What is social distancing and how can I practice it effectively?
Should I wear a mask and/or gloves in public?
Can I still go to the grocery store this week or should I stay away? How about going outside?
How long are these stay-at-home restrictions going to last?
Is there a cure for coronavirus?
What treatments are being given to those infected with the novel coronavirus, COVID-19?
What are some symptoms to look for that would reassure someone they do not have the coronavirus without getting tested?
A note to our community:
As a public service, this article is available for all. Newsday readers support our strong local journalism by subscribing. Please show you value this important work by becoming a subscriber now.SUBSCRIBE