COVID-19 spreads similar to cold/flu March 17, 2020 - 17:39 Posted in: COVID-19 Information from the Department of Health and Human Services website states, “Current understanding about how the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19) spreads is largely based on what is known about similar coronaviruses. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person: · Between people who are in close contact with one ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!