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CDC reverses earlier guidance and recommends indoor mask wearing for vaccinated individuals

Photo: Orbon Alija/Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention yesterday reversed earlier guidance and now recommends that vaccinated individuals wear masks indoors to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The change is due to the spread of the more contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus. From June 19–July 23, COVID-19 cases increased approximately… Read More »

Vaccinated teachers and students don’t need masks, CDC says

Loading the player… Vaccinated teachers and students don’t need to wear masks inside school buildings, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday in relaxing its COVID-19 guidelines. The changes come amid a national vaccination campaign in which children as young as 12 are eligible to get shots, as well as a general decline… Read More »

Just 3% of Brits infected with the Indian Covid variant were fully vaccinated

Freedom Day on a knife edge: Just 3% of Brits infected with the Indian Covid variant were fully vaccinated but the boffins are still counselling caution PHE analysis shows only 177 out of 5,599 people who caught the mutant strain had already had both jabs Top scientists called the findings ‘incredibly reassuring’, bolstering the case… Read More »

Biden expected to lift outdoor masking recommendation for vaccinated adults

President Joe Biden is expected to announce new federal guidelines on Tuesday that say vaccinated people can go outside maskless. Biden will deliver remarks about the state of the COVID-19 pandemic on Tuesday and is set to lift Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that say masks should be worn outside as an added… Read More »

European Union will let vaccinated Americans visit this summer: official

A top European Union official said Sunday that Americans who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 should be able to travel to Europe by summer, easing existing travel restrictions. CORONAVIRUS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen told The New York Times that the union’s 27 members would accept, unconditionally, all… Read More »