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CDC states covid-19 guidance on airborne transmission was posted in error

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The FINANCIAL — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its COVID-19 guidance to acknowledge the risk that the coronavirus can be transmitted through airborne respiratory particles — but then on Monday took it down saying that the draft recommendation was posted in error to the agency’s official website. Now the website says that COVID-19 is thought to spread mainly through close contact from person-to-person. The now-withdrawn guidance, posted on the agency’s website on Friday, recommended that people use air purifiers to reduce airborne germs indoors to avoid the disease from spreading. The health agency had said that COVID-19…

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CDC states covid-19 guidance on airborne transmission was posted in error

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The FINANCIAL — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its COVID-19 guidance to acknowledge the risk that the coronavirus can be transmitted through airborne respiratory particles — but then on Monday took it down saying that the draft recommendation was posted in error to the agency’s official website. Now the website says that…