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COVID-19 Update: Vaccine No. 4 and the CDC’s Quarantine and Isolation Calculator

Yesterday, March 29, 2022, the CDC launched a new calculator designed to help individuals exposed to COVID-19 discern how many days of quarantine and/or isolation are necessary. This tool was created in order to aid in the prevention of spreading the virus. Users are first prompted to select whether they have tested positive for COVID-19 … Continue reading

COVID-19 Update: CDC Recommends Double Masking and Changes Quarantine Guidelines

Two recent updates in COVID-19 guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) demonstrate the challenges faced by public health officials to appreciate and incorporate the ever-changing science surrounding the global pandemic. New guidance from the CDC recommends wearing a cloth mask over a medical mask.  The CDC’s guidelines recommend: Choosing a … Continue reading

Public Health Officials Try to Contain Coronavirus

Governments around the world are continuing to take steps to contain the spread of the coronavirus.  As of Monday morning, 2,744 people worldwide have become infected with the coronavirus and 80 people have died.  There have been five confirmed cases in the United States, with one case in Washington, Arizona, and Illinois, and two cases … Continue reading
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