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Here's everything you need to know about social distancing

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Note: This article is not about the Lakeside area, but good information that applies to all of us.

(CNN) To stop the spread of coronavirus, health officials have instructed the public to practice social distancing -- staying home, avoiding crowds and refraining from touching one another.

Although living like that can be lonely, inconvenient and even frightening, it's for the greater good, says Danielle Ompad, an associate professor at New York University's School of Global Public Health.

"It's uncomfortable," she told CNN. "But it requires us to be good citizens. People have to learn how to think about the collective rather than the individual."

To help you do that, we answered your biggest questions about social distancing:

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