The CDC changed its guidance on its website yesterday, alerting Americans that COVID-19 can be spread by aerosols that hang in the air. “There is growing evidence that droplets and airborne particles can remain suspended in the air and be breathed in by others, and travel distances beyond 6 feet (for example, during choir practice, in restaurants, or in fitness classes),” the agency stated. Read on to see where they warned you don’t go, and to protect your health, don’t miss these Sure Signs You’ve Already Had Coronavirus.
How COVID-19 Most Commonly Spreads
The news comes at a time when the CDC updated its page about transmission, saying “COVID-19 most commonly spreads
Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).
Through respiratory droplets or small particles, such as those in aerosols, produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, sings, talks, or breaths.