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Mike Dougherty
May 21, 2020 - 3:18 pm
The CDC now says the threat of spreading the coronavirus through contact with surfaces and objects is not nearly as great as through person-to-person contact, though it is still possible.
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David Caplan
May 21, 2020 - 11:17 am
The Transportation Security Administration released on Thursday morning a handful of new procedural changes for air travelers in light of the coronavirus pandemic and as domestic air travel experiences an uptick.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 20, 2020 - 2:28 pm
As restrictions ease up across the country and the weather heats up, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidelines for reopening pools, hot tubs, and water playgrounds. Find out everything you need to know!
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Tarrah Gibbons
April 29, 2020 - 3:56 pm
Do pets have to social distance during the coronavirus pandemic? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention extended social distancing guidelines to pets amid the coronavirus.
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WBEN Newsroom
April 09, 2020 - 12:48 pm
Albany, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - New York state health officials now say they support people wearing cloth face coverings when they go out in public, especially in areas of “significant community transmission.” The administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo had previously said it wasn’t clear on whether face...
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Dr. Robert Redfield
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Tom Puckett
April 07, 2020 - 4:00 am
CDC Director Redfield talks coronavirus with WBEN.
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WBEN Newsroom
March 28, 2020 - 8:27 pm
Washington DC (WBEN) - President Donald Trump says the CDC will announce a "strong travel afvisory" for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The order will not be a quarantine.
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Joel Giambra
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Brendan Keany
January 22, 2020 - 1:37 pm
CDC research shows that Vitamin E acetate, commonly found in THC-containing vape products, is heavily linked to deaths.
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Brendan Keany
October 12, 2019 - 8:19 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP-) — The thousands of shops that sprang up in cities and towns across the country over the past decade to sell vaping products have seen a stunning reversal of fortune, with their sales plunging in just two months amid news reports that vaping has sickened nearly 1,300 people and...
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(WBEN) - Christmas Cookie Lovers beware, the Centers for Disease Control are out with a new warning to "Say No to Raw Dough." The CDC's warning says that raw cookie dough contains, obviously, raw ingredients that may cause disease, but it's not just the usual suspects. While much of the focus is...
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