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Safety guidelines are frequently changing and old or incorrect statements are often shared. Check out these sources for official, current guidelines.
The official Center for Disease Control (CDC) website offers up-to-date suggestions on how you can stay safe even after being fully vaccinated:
Guidance for people who are already vaccinated
Guidance on traveling
Guidance for seniors
Guidance by audience (individuals, groups, businesses)
Want an easy-to-read summary of these guidelines? Try this article from the New York Times, published on May 17, 2021
If you are not yet vaccinated, visit our vaccine information page to learn more about where you can get vaccinated.
It can be tough to find what you’re looking for online, and even when you find it, how can you trust what you’re seeing?
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If you are called with an offer for a kit – hang up.
It is a scam. There are also phishing emails (attempts to steal your passwords) saying they have information on COVID-19 from authoritative sources. Don’t click on the embedded links or attachments.
Learn more at the NYS Attorney General website.
See the Senior Medicare Patrol Fraud Alert
FEMA Rumor Control
WHO Myth Busters
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