'; Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: CDC recommends no Thanksgiving travel – Dr Fundile Nyati

Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: CDC recommends no Thanksgiving travel

Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: CDC recommends no Thanksgiving travel
a young adult woman, perhaps Asian or Latina, sitting in an airport with a suitcase and social distancing COVID-19 signs on the seats

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday will look different for families across the country this year. As the pandemic worsens, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends no Thanksgiving travel, instead asking Americans to stay home and celebrate only with their immediate household to reduce the risk of spreading the virus.

On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, explains the need to stay home and stay safe this holiday season. Also on the podcast, Dr. Poland discusses emergency use authorizations for COVID-19 vaccines and how these vaccines will be distributed across the country.


Information in this post was accurate at the time of its posting. Due to the fluid nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientific understanding, along with guidelines and recommendations, may have changed since the original publication date.  

For more information and all your COVID-19 coverage, go to the Mayo Clinic News Network and mayoclinic.org.

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