Updated CDC Guidance

CDC periodically issues guidance and information on topics related to COVID-19, including the COVID-19 vaccine, data, and other topics. 

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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

People age 50 and over – and some other groups – can now get an additional booster to increase their protection from COVID.

 

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Children ages 5+

CDC updated its eligibility guidelines on COVID-19 vaccines to include children ages 5+.

 

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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.