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CDC shortens recommended coronavirus quarantine period to as few as 7 days

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the standard 14-day quarantine period after someone is exposed to the coronavirus can now be shortened to as little as seven days.
New recommendations issued Wednesday say the quarantine period can be shortened to seven days with a negative test result and no symptoms, or 10 days without a test so long as the person does not show symptoms.
While the CDC still recommends a full two weeks of self-quarantine as “the best way to reduce risk,” according to CDC COVID-19 incident manager Henry Walke, the shortened length could help boost...
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CDC Shortens Its COVID-19 Quarantine Recommendations

CDC Shortens Its COVID-19 Quarantine Recommendations

1 month ago   |   By NPR

In revised guidelines, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention trimmed its recommended quarantine for possible exposure - down from 14 days to just 7-10, depending on test results and symptoms. (Image credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)
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CDC shortens COVID-19 quarantine to 10 days, 7 with negative test

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Quarantines can end after 10 days without a COVID-19 test or after 7 days with a negative COVID-19 test and no reported symptoms.
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CDC to shorten COVID-19 quarantine to 10 days, 7 with test

CDC to shorten COVID-19 quarantine to 10 days, 7 with test

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette


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CDC shortens 14-day quarantine recommendation to 7 to 10 days

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

If a person tests negative, an even shorter quarantine is possible.
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