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A COVID-19 test result means nothing if you don't stay home and isolate for days before taking it

Boots You should self-isolate for 5 to 7 days before getting tested for COVID-19 and stay home until you get your results. That might require quarantining after a possible exposure or planning ahead before traveling. Testing too early, or seeing people while you wait to get tested, means your results won't catch your most recent exposures. Going out into the world before you get your results back could also invalidate a negative test. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If...
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A COVID-19 test result means nothing if you don't isolate before and after

Boots You should self-isolate for 5 to 7 days before getting tested for COVID-19 and stay home until you get your results. That might require quarantining after a possible exposure or planning ahead before traveling. Testing too early, or seeing people while you wait to get tested, means your results won't catch your most recent exposures. Going out into the world before you get your results back could also invalidate a negative test. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If...
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Initial Hearing for Rittenhouse held in Wisconsin Defensive Shootings

Kyle Rittenhouse: Are People under the age of 18 Forbidden from Open Carry in WI? U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On Thursday morning, 3 December 2020, the initial hearing on the Kyle Rittenhouse case was heard by Court Commissioner Loren Keating. The hearing started at 10:54 a.m., in a virtual hearing via video conferencing. According to court records from the wicourts.gov: 10:54 AM Defendant, Kyle H. Rittenhouse, appeared with Attorney Mark D. Richards; Attorney Natalie Wisco. Attorney Tom Binger ...
Tags: Guns, Court, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Wisconsin, Kenosha, Kyle, District Court, Richards, Keating, KPD, Rittenhouse, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team


Getting a negative coronavirus test isn't a free pass to gather with family for Thanksgiving

New Yorkers wait outside a CityMD urgent care clinic on November 18, 2020. Bebeto Matthews/AP Photo Many Americans are getting coronavirus tests ahead of Thanksgiving. But experts say the tests are not a free pass to gather indoors with others, since they only provide a snapshot of your infectiousness at one point in time. To truly gather safely, a period of isolation is required before a test, and there should be no exposure after, either. Otherwise, when seeing people outside your househ...
Tags: New York, Chris Christie, Science, News, Thanksgiving, Supreme Court, Cdc, White House, Trends, New Jersey, University Of Arizona, Donald Trump, Trump, Brooklyn New York, St Joseph s Hospital, Popescu


China curtailed travel ahead of the Lunar New Year. As Thanksgiving approaches, the US is ignoring that example.

A family celebrates Thanksgiving in 2016 in Stamford, Connecticut. John Moore/Getty On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised against traveling for Thanksgiving. But millions of Americans still plan to see relatives and host large, multi-household gatherings. Ahead of the Lunar New Year, Chinese authorities banned large gatherings and put hotspots in lockdown, which experts say reduced coronavirus spread. Much of the US does not seem to be following that example. ...
Tags: Hong Kong, Minnesota, Cdc, China, US, Trends, Beijing, New Jersey, Shanghai, Bangkok, AAA, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Wuhan, Business Insider, Hubei, University Of Georgia