US halves coronavirus isolation guidelines as Omicron chaos spreads

//US halves coronavirus isolation guidelines as Omicron chaos spreads

US halves coronavirus isolation guidelines as Omicron chaos spreads

US health authorities on Monday halved the recommended isolation time for people with asymptomatic Covid-19 infections from 10 to five days, with a surge of cases causing travel chaos and threatening wider social disruption.“The Omicron variant is spreading quickly and has the potential to impact all facets of our society,” the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention’s director Rochelle Walensky said in a statement announcing the change.“These updates ensure people can safely continue their…

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