New CDC Guideline: Fully vaccinated people can ease mask wearing

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Thursday that fully vaccinated people may stop wearing masks or maintaining social distance in most indoor and outdoor settings, regardless of size.

The new guidance will still call for wearing masks in crowded indoor settings like buses, planes, hospitals, prisons and homeless shelters, but could ease restrictions for reopening workplaces and schools.

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