KSHB: CDC changes guidance on close contacts following new COVID-19 information

October 23, 2020

As experts study COVID-19, new information comes out almost daily, changing guidelines on how to stay safe.

Most recently, the CDC updated its guidelines on what is considered "close contact" with someone who has COVID-19.

KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd, an infectious disease physician on Saint Luke's COVID Response Team, about the changes and what this means moving forward.

Watch the full story below.

Dr. Boyd explains how the pandemic will impact the upcoming holiday season.

Related Content

COVID-19 Causes Multiple Health Problems for Trenton Woman, Advocates for Masking

Connie Olmstead is one person who can testify that COVID-19 is not something to take lightly.

KSHB: Recovered COVID-19 patients react to latest spike in cases
A psychotherapist talks about COVID-fatigue and how one time of letting your guard down could mean a positive COVID-19 test.
NBC Nightly News: Coronavirus hospitalizations at peak in at least 16 states
Kansas and Missouri are among the states seeing record cases of COVID. NBC Nightly News talked to one patient at Saint Luke's South about why it's important to stay vigilant.