How Long Are We in Masks?

This is the big question, and it’s hard to have a good handle on it with today’s more popular news sources. The purpose of this page is not to convince, but to share information that may help you decide on your own. Our best guess is that we’ll be in masks thru 2021, with a good chance of mask-wearing extending into 2022. Most larger organizations are planning COVID precautions into 2023 and some further.

See this information from the CDC and NIOSH. Read more.

COVID-19 cases climbing, wiping out months of progress

COVID-19 deaths and cases in the U.S. have climbed back to levels not seen since last winter, erasing months of progress and potentially bolstering President Joe Biden’s argument for his sweeping new vaccination requirements. The cases — driven by the delta variant...

India Variant May Be Up To 50% More Transmissible Than UK Variant

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Pfizer says Kids 12 to 15, Hoping to Begin Vaccinations by Fall

A nurse Cindy Mendez wearing a protective mask holds a syringe with a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, at NYC Health + Hospitals Harlem Hospital in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York,...

CDC Says Install physical barriers, such as sneeze guards and partitions, in areas where it is difficult for people to remain at least 6 feet apart

Guidance for Organizing Large Events and GatheringsGuidance for Organizing Large Events and Gatherings Summary of Recent Changes Added information for large event organizers Added updated information about ventilation Updated to ensure...

CDC currently advises everyone, regardless of vaccination status, to avoid medium- and large-sized gatherings

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Mutations could render current Covid vaccines ineffective in a year or less, epidemiologists warn

Bethany Smith administers a COVID-19 vaccination to a member of the public at a mass vaccination hub for the Aneurin Bevan Health Trust on March 14, 2021 in Newbridge, Wales.Huw Fairclough | Getty ImagesMutations of the coronavirus could render current vaccines...

COVID vaccines for children and teens coming in Fall, 2021

We project that high school students will very likely be able to be vaccinated by the fall term — maybe not the very first day, but certainly in the early part of the fallSource: COVID vaccines for children and teens coming in Fall, 2021

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