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11,000 travelers may have been exposed to COVID-19 on airplanes: CDC

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that thousands of people may have been exposed to COVID-19 on airplanes.
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CDC guidelines urge families to avoid trick-or-treating this Halloween

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released its guidance for celebrating Halloween amid the pandemic. The guidelines are urging families to avoid trick-or-treating.
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Are Face Masks Really More Effective Than a Vaccine?

CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield raised eyebrows Wednesday when he suggested that face masks may be more effective than a vaccine. One infectious disease expert tells KCBS Radio the claim could be dangerous.
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CDC to States: Prepare to Distribute Potential COVID Vaccine Nov. 1

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has told governors and health officials to be ready to distribute a possible coronavirus vaccine this November, according to new reports.
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CDC Orders Halt of Evictions Across Country Amid Ongoing Pandemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is ordering a halt of evictions across country amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read the latest developments on RADIO.COM.
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94% of Coronavirus Deaths Occurred in Those With Underlying Conditions: CDC

The majority of COVID-19-related deaths in the U.S. have occurred in individuals who had underlying conditions, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control.
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VIDEO: Toilet Paper Used to Check Airflow in Classrooms; Officials Say It's CDC-Recommended

Workers with the NYC Department of Education are using toilet paper on sticks to measure airflow in school classrooms before students return, and officials say the simple technique is recommended by the CDC amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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New CDC Guidance Advises Frontline Workers Not to Argue With Anti-Mask Customers

New guidance has been issued to help limit workplace violence stemming from COVID-19 policies. The CDC urged workers in retail and restaurant sectors not to engage with customers who refuse to wear face masks. Read more now.
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CDC Changes COVID-19 Testing Guidelines, Official Says Agency Was Pressured 'From the Top Down'

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced changes in federal guidelines in coronavirus testing – a move an official says came ‘from the top down.’
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US Could Control COVID-19 in 12 Weeks If 90% Wear Masks, Social Distance: CDC Head

The head of the Centers for Disease Control on Friday said the U.S. could get the COVID-19 pandemic “under control” in approximately 12 weeks if at least 90 percent of Americans start taking mask-wearing, social distancing and handwashing seriously.
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