Centers for Disease Control and Prevention United States Announced on Thursday, May 13, People who are fully vaccinated against COVID will be able to stop wearing masks and return to normal. Although…under certain conditions.
What did the US authorities report?
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, stated at the COVID conference held at the White House: People who are fully vaccinated will be able to take off their masks and return to their normal state before the coronavirus infection..
“If you are fully vaccinated, you can start to do what the pandemic stops.”Commented on U.S. officials, and then added the following: “We are all eager to be able to return to this moment of some kind of normalcy.”.
What to do if you bid farewell to masks in the United States?
He also explained that science supports the update of the CDC guidelines, which states: People who are fully vaccinated will be able to perform indoor or outdoor activities, regardless of their size, without having to wear a mask or maintain a healthy distance. He even cited three studies in Israel and the United States, which proved that the COVID vaccine is effective.
Please note that there are some exceptions to this update: Rochelle Walensky explained, Those with weakened immunityIn other words, their defense capabilities are very low, and the immune system cannot cope with infections and diseases well. They should talk to the doctor and then say goodbye to the mask.
more importantly, The requirement to wear a mask when traveling by bus, train, plane and public transportation is still valid The director of the CDC added that her guidelines will continue to be updated. “The past year has shown us that this virus may be unpredictable, so if things get worse, there is always the possibility that these recommendations need to be changed.”, He says.
Finally, he reiterated that people who have symptoms of COVID, even those who have been vaccinated, They will need to wear a mask and be tested.
*Information from CNN