Quarantine or isolation: What's the difference?

Quarantine keeps someone who might have been exposed to the virus away from others.

Isolation keeps someone who is infected with the virus away from others, even in their home.

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1. What is a novel coronavirus?
2. How is the virus spread?
3. Quarantine or isolation: What's the difference?
4. Can a person become reinfected?
5. Who is considered a close contact to someone with COVID-19?
6. What is contract tracing?
7. Is the COVID-19 Vaccine ready?