• CDC Drops Quarantine Recommendation for Those Exposed to COVID

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Instead of quarantining if you're exposed to COVID-19, wear a high-quality mask for 10 days and get tested on or after day 5, irrespective of vaccination status, the CDC suggested in revised COVID guidelines issued Thursday...
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  • CDC Ends Some COVID Safety Rules, Emphasizes Personal Risk

    CDC Ends Some COVID Safety Rules, Emphasizes Personal Risk

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    CDC recommendations on social distancing, quarantining, and testing children for COVID-19 while allowing them to stay in school may no longer be necessary for most Americans.
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  • Kids should stay in school if exposed to COVID-19, CDC says

    1 month ago - By NBC News

    Students can stay in their classroom this fall if they've been exposed to COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday in an updated
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  • CDC Drops Quarantine and Testing Recommendations for COVID-19

    1 month ago - By Time

    NEW YORK - The nation's top public health agency on Thursday relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also said people no longer need to stay at least 6 feet away from others.
    The changes are driven by a recognition that - more than 2 1/2 years since the start of the pandemic - an estimated 95% of Americans 16 and older have acquired some level of immunity, either from being vaccinated or infected, agency officials said.

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  • FDA: Take 3 home tests if exposed to COVID to boost accuracy

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    New U.S. recommendations call for three home tests for people exposed to COVID-19 to improve accuracy
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  • Could Social Rejection Drive People to Take COVID-19 Safety Precautions?

    Could Social Rejection Drive People to Take COVID-19 Safety Precautions?

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Interpersonal rejection can encourage people who do not bother about the disease to protect themselves against COVID-19.
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  • J&J COVID vaccine factory forced to trash even more doses

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    Congressional panel leaders say an additional 135 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory will have to be destroyed due to quality problems
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  • CDC drops quarantine, screening recommendations for COVID-19

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    The nation's top public health agency is relaxing its COVID-19 guidelines and dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person
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  • CDC says that vaxxed people exposed to COVID-19 no longer have to isolate

    CDC says that vaxxed people exposed to COVID-19 no longer have to isolate

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    The CDC has rolled back some of its COVID-19 guidance, saying that quarantine after exposure to the virus is no longer necessary in all cases.
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