COVID-19 Q&A

University of Maryland Medical Center understands that you may have many questions about the novel coronavirus virus (COVID-19).

Our experts answer your most pressing questions about:

  • Specific conditions and coronavirus
  • How to protect your family.
  • Living the new normal of isolating


COVID-19 Q&A: About the Virus

Find answers to common questions about coronavirus as well as information on prevention and protection.



COVID-19 Q&A: Protecting Kids

Questions and answers from our pediatric experts cover everything from what to do if your child gets sick to how to handle home schooling.

Read the Protecting Kids Q&A



COVID-19 Q&A: Addiction

Questions to address limited access to health care places for people struggling with addiction during the state of emergency

Read the Addiction Medicine Q&A



COVID-19 Q&A: Cancer

Learn about the risk coronavirus poses for cancer patients and how to protect yourself.

Read the Cancer Q&A



COVID-19 Q&A: Cardiovascular

Our experts answer questions that our heart and vascular patients commonly ask.

Read the Heart and Vascular Q&A



COVID-19 Q&A: Diabetes

Questions on how diabetes as an underlying condition can have serious consequences for someone with the COVID-19

Read the Diabetes Q&A



COVID-19 Q&A: Smoking

Questions and answers from our experts about smoking and coronavirus

Read the Smoking Q&A



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