COVID-19 is spreading in Washington state. Everyone should take
steps to protect their health and the health of people around them.
What is COVID-19?
- COVID-19 is an illness caused by a new type of coronavirus.
- Most people who get COVID-19 experience mild symptoms
similar to a cold.
- Some people, including older adults and people with other
health conditions, are at higher risk for severe illness.
- Currently there is no vaccine available.