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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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Fears of 'twindemic' recede as US influenza rates stay low

Mask-wearing, social distancing, closed schools and high vaccine take-up may be factors but peak of flu season is usually FebruaryAs Covid-19 continues to surge in the US, with a record number of more than 4,000 virus deaths on Friday, some good news has come from data about the flu.During a typical flu season, the number of people getting the flu would just be starting to rise, with the peak typically coming in February. Yet so far, only 0.2% of 400,000 swabs for the flu have been positive, acc...
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Evangelical church leaders vow to reopen sanctuary doors early in Southern California

Leaders of several evangelical churches announced Thursday that they will reopen their sanctuary doors on May 31, defying Gov. Gavin Newsom’s schedule for reopening sectors of the state that have been shut down for several weeks because of coronavirus stay-at-home orders. Under Newsom’s schedule, which falls into four stages, churches come under Stage 3, along with hair and nail salons, gyms, movie theaters, weddings and sporting events without live audiences. But during a news conference at the...
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