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CDC cuts recommended quarantine time amid Omicron surge

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday said those who test positive for Covid-19 and are asymptomatic need only isolate for five days, not 10, citing growing evidence that people are most infectious in the initial days after developing symptoms. The announcement follows the CDC’s move last week to shorten its isolation period for infected health care workers, assuming they are asymptomatic and later test negative. Biden administration health officials have debated the policy shift in recent weeks, especially amid a surge in Omicron cases that has raised…

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