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CDC Updates COVID-19 Guidance, Says Some Vaxxed People Should Resume Wearing Masks
"The new science is worrisome and, unfortunately, warrants an update to our recommendations,” CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said.
Surgeon General Says He Anticipates More Local Mask Mandates In Areas With Low Vaccination
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said on July 16 that the coronavirus “is becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated.”
Fully Vaccinated? You Can Go Maskless In Most Indoor and Outdoor Settings, CDC Says
“If you are fully vaccinated, you can start doing the things you had stopped doing because of the pandemic,” said Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the director of the Centers for Disease Control.
Here’s Who Experts Say Should Be Next In Line To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine
A panel advising the CDC recommended next prioritizing people age 75 and older along with essential frontline workers, including firefighters, teachers, grocery store workers, manufacturing workers.
CDC Finally Warns Against Thanksgiving Travel — A Week Before Thanksgiving
The CDC has still stopped short of other health experts’ more explicit warnings to fully cancel any plans for holiday travel.
It’s Not Just Parties: Small Household Gatherings Are Leading To More COVID-19 Cases
As the country heads into a “third wave” of hospitalizations and flu season, the CDC and Dr. Fauci say Americans need to remain vigilant about virus prevention measures.
CDC Director Defends Agency, Which Keeps Waffling On Key COVID-19 Info
During a Senate hearing Wednesday, Robert Redfield defended the agency’s ability to provide accurate info about COVID-19 in light of its recent flip-flopping on guidance.
CDC Quietly Acknowledges COVID-19 Mainly Spreads Through Air — Then Deletes It
Scientists have spent months pushing public health organizations to acknowledge the virus isn’t solely transmitted person-to-person. The CDC claimed the transmission update was "posted in error."
CDC Keeps Flip-Flopping On COVID-19 Testing Guidelines
The Centers for Disease Control on Friday backtracked its previous guidance on COVID-19 testing, saying that anyone who has been in close contact with an infected person should get tested.
Fauci Was “Under General Anesthesia” When Task Force Talked New COVID-19 Testing Rules
Doctors have reportedly called the revised testing guidance that excludes asymptomatic people “backwards” and “potentially dangerous.”
The CDC: Please Stop Drinking Hand Sanitizer. It’s Killing People.
The CDC implored people not to ingest alcohol-based hand sanitizers containing methanol, while noting 15 recent cases in which people were hospitalized after doing so. All of the patients got methanol poisoning, and four patients died.
Video Paints "Apocalyptic" Picture Of Kids Returning To School During A Pandemic
Meanwhile, President Trump this week claimed that keeping schools closed “is causing death also … it’s causing death for different reasons, but death. Probably more death.”
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