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CDC changes COVID-19 guidance on quarantine and social distancing

by Kate Evans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new COVID-19 guidance on quarantining and social distancing last Thursday. They recommended that if a person was not up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccines and was exposed to the virus, that instead of quarantining they should wear a high-quality mask for 10 days and get tested for COVID on Day five.

Staying six feet away from others was also dropped from their recommendations. Physical distancing was listed as . . .

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