A Vaccination Update And The CDC's Latest Guidance On Masks

Updated: 2021-05-06 09:16:21
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A person skateboards along the Venice Beach boardwalk in Venice, California. The CDC issued new guidelines stating that fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks outdoors, except in crowded locations.

A person skateboards along the Venice Beach boardwalk in Venice, California. The CDC issued new guidelines stating that fully vaccinated people do not need to wear masks outdoors, except in crowded locations.

The rate of vaccination in the U.S. continues to slow. Maddie Sofia talks with NPR health correspondent Allison Aubrey about that and what can be done to get more people vaccinated. Also, making sense of the CDC's latest mask guidance.

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This episode was produced by Thomas Lu, edited by Jane Greenhalgh and Viet Le, and fact-checked by Rasha Aridi.

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