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People Are Really Struggling With This Piece of Coronavirus Advice

Go ahead, just try not touching your face
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 5, 2020 5:35 PM CST

(Newser) – As the Senate passed an $8.3 billion coronavirus response package Thursday, sending it to President Trump for his signature, a number of outlets are reporting on a piece of advice circulating that's not exactly easy to follow: The CDC recommends people avoid touching their faces in order to protect themselves from transmission of the virus that causes COVID-19. While some are apparently pros at this (the president reportedly said Wednesday: "I haven't touched my face in weeks. I miss it," though some were quick to dispute that with photographic evidence), most people are finding it pretty difficult to comply. Read on for more:

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