One new term that has generally been used during the COVID-19 pandemic is social distancing. Everyone is expected to stay at least 2m away from someone else. Those who may not feel well as expected to self quarantine or even self isolate. Many of us have obeyed these public health rules, but do not know exactly why we are doing what we are doing. So I decided to answer that question and provide some understanding on social distancing.

What does social distancing really mean?

How effective is social distancing in the prevention of COVID-19?

Why is it important that we practice social distancing?

Watch this video to learn more.

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