If you are being tested for the virus THE CDC  has  recommended to use a viral (nucleic acid or antigen) test to diagnose acute infection.

   The 03/16 /20 New York TImes has a diagram of the virus' outer ring of oily lipid molecules which is broken apart by soap.                                               https://www.marketwatch.com/story/deadly-viruses-are-no-match-for-plain-old-soap-heres-the-science-behind-it-2020-03-08

 As of 7/10 the  Newsday tracker of  confirmed  corona virus cases shows a total   of 673 cases in Commack from the beginning of the pandemic   .

There were   531 cases  on 05/01 ; 521 cases  on  04/29 ; 503 cases  on 04/26 ; 484 infections on 04/25;   421 infections on 04/21 ;  405  cases on 04/18; 347 cases  on  April 15;   317 cases  on April 12 increasing from 293 on 04/11   These listed cases show active infections.
Fatality Data Worksheet  from the NYS Dept. of Health as of June 26,2020  compared to  prior  statistics on June 8,2020
 Suburban Fatality  Data Outside of NYC =      60% white       Black =17%         Hispanic= 14%         Asian 4%           other 5%
For all of  NY State the age fatality rate is as follows:      24814

      Ages      0-9 =4  unchanged                Ages 6-19= 11    up 1                 Ages  20-29 =91 up 2                    Ages 30-39 = 330 up 4  
       Ages 40-49= 853 up 10                          Ages 50-59 =2374 up 39         Ages 60-69=4832 up 75                   Ages 70-79=6451 up 102
      Ages 80-89=6382 up 125                      Ages 90 plus  =3477 up 82                                                            unknown age  = 9  unchanged                            

               Totals      =   Women 10536                                                          Men=14269

As of  June 1, 2020 the following conditions existed in 89.8% of patients who passed away from the virus according to the NYS Dept. of Health.

Hypertension  13233                   Diabetes 8733            Alzheimer's 3320            Coronary Artery Disease    2893

COPD 2324                                        Stroke 1618                     Renal disease  2577                 Hyperlipidemia           5154

https://covid19tracker.health.... to follow NY State statistics.

 In 2016 New Jersey federal district judge Kevin McNulty cited Compagnie Francaise, among other cases, in holding that existing case law on quarantines was sufficient to sustain state officials' defense of qualified immunity in a suit against them brought by Kaci Hickox, a nurse quarantined for 80 hours after she showed a fever upon her return to Newark International Airport from Sierra Leone, where she had been treating victims of the 2014 Ebola outbreak. Judge Mcnulty  wrote in his opinion; "I do not find that prior quarantine case law establishes any unconstitutionality" in how she was dealt with,.


 US Supreme Court  Justice John Marshall Harlan wrote in the early 1900's about the police power of states to regulate for the protection of public health: “The good and welfare of the Commonwealth  of which the legislature is primarily the judge, is the basis on which the police power rests in Massachusetts,” Harlan said “upon the principle of self-defense, of paramount necessity,  a community has the right to protect itself against an epidemic of disease which threatens the safety of its members.”  The case involved required smallpox vaccinations