The Debate About Ending Mask Mandates Heats Up, With Some Experts Saying It's Time To Unmask Parts Of The CountryDr. Scott Gottlieb, former commission of the FDA, thinks it's time to start talking unmasking in areas seeing low COVID numbers and high vaccination rates.
Vaccinated People Can Go Without Masks Outdoors, According To New CDC GuidelinesPresident Joe Biden’s administration had asked all Americans to wear face coverings for his first 100 days in office. With that 100 day mark approaching on Friday, the Biden Administration is now relaxing mask recommendations.
CDC Says People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID May Resume TravelThe CDC says that Americans who have been fully vaccinated may safely begin traveling again. They also do not need to self-quarantine or get tested for COVID-19 unless required to do so by their destination.
Updated CDC School Guidelines Say Students Can Be Spaced 3 Feet ApartThe new guidelines show the CDC is turning away from the 6-foot distancing recommendation, which had forced schools to remove desks, stagger scheduling, and take other steps to keep kids apart.
CDC: Vaccinated People Can Gather Indoors, In Small Groups, Without MasksAbout 30 million Americans, or 9%, of the U.S. population has been fully vaccinated, prompting the guidance that the CDC says is a first step toward returning to everyday activities in the community.
CA Updates Face Mask Guidance, Joins CDC In Suggesting Double-MaskingCalifornia officials Thursday urged residents in the Southland and across the state to consider wearing two masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
CDC Suggests Wearing 2 Masks For Better Protection Against COVID-19 VariantsMask wearing has become a way of life for most people, but now the CDC is suggesting two masks be worn due to the more contagious strains of COVID-19 that increasingly spreading throughout the country.
CDC Director: Teachers Do Not Have To Be Vaccinated For Schools To Safely ReopenSchools can reopen even though teachers have not yet been vaccinated, CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Wolensky said during Wednesday’s White House briefing on the COVID-19 response.
CDC Order Requiring Face Masks On All Public Transportation, Rideshares Takes EffectThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an order on Friday that requires all travelers to wear a mask when on a plane, train, bus, ferry, subway, taxi or rideshare within the U.S.
Use Noisemakers, Consider An Outdoor Projector: CDC Urges Safe, Physically-Distant Super Bowl Watch PartiesExperts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the safest way to watch the Super Bowl is at home with the people you live with, but they still had a few tips for attending a watch party or even going to the game.
Evaluating Pandemic Protections: CDC To Start Rating Effectiveness Of Face CoveringsNine months into the pandemic, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it will begin labeling masks that are most effective, and the plan has already gotten the stamp of approval from Southern California health experts.