Updated CDC Guidance

CDC periodically issues guidance and information on topics related to COVID-19, including the COVID-19 vaccine, data, and other topics. See the latest guidance from CDC for Minimizing the Impact of COVID-19 on Individual Persons, Communities, and Healthcare Systems.

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COVID-19 isolation and quarantine period

CDC updated and shortened its recommended isolation and quarantine period for general population.


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COVID-19 booster shots

CDC recommends that children ages 5-11 should receive a booster, and people age 50 and over – and some other groups – should now get an additional booster to increase their protection from COVID.​​


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Children ages 6 months +

CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 6 months and older.


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Immunocompromised people

CDC recommends that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.


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Pregnancy or breastfeeding

COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for all people age 5 and older, including people who are pregnant, might become pregnant in the future, are trying to get pregnant now, or are breastfeeding.


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Updated masking guidance

CDC recommends that vaccinated and unvaccinated people wear masks in public indoor settings when the COVID risk to your community is high.