Concern among Americans that they or a loved one will be infected by the coronavirus rose dramatically in the past month, with two-thirds now saying they’re at least somewhat concerned — up from less than half who said so a month agoBy SARA BURNETT and EMILY SWANSON Associated PressMarch 19, 2020, 1:27 PM5 min readCHICAGO — Concern among Americans that they or a loved one will be infected by the coronavirus rose dramatically in the past month, with two-thirds of the country now saying they’re at least somewhat concerned about contracting the COVID-19 illness. That’s up from less than half who said so in February. Still, a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that about 3 in 10 Americans say they’re not worried at all about the coronavirus. And while the survey found that most say they’re taking at least some actions to prevent the disease from spreading, experts say it also shows the country is not doing all of what’s needed to reduce infections, such as canceling travel. “Some set of people is still going about their daily lives, and that needs to change pretty rapidly,” said Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president


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