If You’re Unvaccinated, The CDC Wants You To Stay Home This Labor Day Weekend

If youre not vaccinated, you should not take a trip over the long Labor Day weekend. If you are not completely vaccinated and decide to travel within the U.S. anyhow, the CDC recommends that you take the following safety measures: Get evaluated 1-3 days before travel Get checked 3-5 days after travel and self-quarantine for 7 days. Self-quarantine for 10 days if you do not get checked Self-monitor for symptoms Wear a mask and take other safety measures throughout travel

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People crowd the beach in Huntington Beach, Calif., over the long Labor Day weekend last year, months before COVID-19 vaccines were offered. This year, the CDC is suggesting that individuals who are not completely vaccinated stay home.

If youre not immunized, you should not travel over the long Labor Day weekend. If you are not fully immunized and decide to travel within the U.S. anyhow, the CDC suggests that you take the following precautions: Get tested 1-3 days before travel Get evaluated 3-5 days after travel and self-quarantine for 7 days. Self-quarantine for 10 days if you do not get evaluated Self-monitor for signs Wear a mask and take other safety measures during travel

” People who are fully vaccinated, and who are using masks, can take a trip,” Walensky stated. “Although, given where we are with disease transmission today, we would say that people need to take these dangers into their own consideration as they think of taking a trip.”

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Individuals crowd the beach in Huntington Beach, Calif., over the long Labor Day weekend last year, months prior to COVID-19 vaccines were available. This year, the CDC is suggesting that people who are not completely immunized stay at home.

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