CDC releases tips for celebrating holidays safely

In its updated guidance on celebrating the holidays safely, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says the best way to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 is to get fully vaccinated. Other tips include:

  • Do not visit others or host events if you are sick.
  • Wear a well-fitted mask in high-risk indoor spaces.
  • Consider taking a rapid test (available at most pharmacies) the day of gatherings.
  • Practice caution around people who are immunocompromised.
  • Follow safety recommendations for traveling.