Coronavirus lingers in the air and can travel more than six feet, but increasing ventilation and filtration in your home can help to combat the spread, according to guidance from Johns Hopkins University.
“Under certain conditions, people with COVID-19 seem to have infected others who were more than 6 feet away. These transmissions occurred within enclosed spaces that had inadequate ventilation,” said the Centers for Disease Control of airborne transmission.
Image: This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). This virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China. (CDC via AP)