Dining out may be a serious factor in COVID-19 risk

Atlantic City casino indoor dining Sept. 6 2020

Dining Out Linked to Increased COVID-19 Risk

Only 14 percent of those who had symptoms but had negative COVID-19 test results reported having close contact with a person known to have the virus.

Authors of the CDC's weekly Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) include several career scientists, many also holding PhDs, including Editor-In-Chief Charlotte K Kent, who has almost three decades of experience "directing the development, implementation, and evaluation of surveillance, epidemiologic, and health services research, and in managing public health programs at the local and federal level, including internationally".

In addition to OH, the patients were tested in California, Colorado, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Tennessee, Utah and Washington.

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Participants were asked about wearing face masks, and about their work and social activities, such as going to restaurants, gyms, and the office. "Efforts to reduce possible exposures where mask use and social distancing are hard to maintain, such as when eating and drinking, should be considered to protect customers, employees, and communities", the report said. Masks have been pegged as the key to stopping the spread of the virus and have even become mandates in some cities.

A political appointee of President Trump has been interfering with COVID-19 reports by health experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention because their data doesn't match the "optimistic messages" sought by the White House.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday that bars will remain shut in the state but made it clear that customers who dine in restaurants must agree to temperature checks among other health protocols. That takes effect as of September 14.

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The findings came from a study conducted between June 1 and July 29, with 314 adults from 10 states. The participants did not have to specify whether they ate indoors or outdoors while dining, pointing that more research is required to establish whether the findings are going to similar to a larger group, as reported by the Business Insider.

The CDC said that this could be because of poor air circulation and how masks cannot be effectively used while eating and drinking. Now, a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the U.S. confirmed that eating at a restaurant or drinking at a bar can increase the risk of contracting the novel virus more than other social activities.

As a result, the "CDC guidance for child care programs recommends the use of face masks, particularly among staff members, especially when children are too young to wear masks, along with hand hygiene, frequent cleaning and disinfecting of high-touch surfaces, and staying home when ill to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission", the study's author wrote.

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