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COVID-19: Are you ready for a wider reopening?

KPCC, Sept. 18, 2020 (Audio)

September 18, 2020

COVID-19: Are you ready for a wider reopening?

In our continuing series looking at the latest medical research and news on COVID-19, Larry Mantle speaks with Shruti Gohil, M.D., professor of medicine and associate medical director for epidemiology and infection prevention at UC Irvine’s School of Medicine.

Today’s topics include:

  • What have we learned from Labor Day weekend?
  • Criticized CDC testing recommendations not written by CDC scientists
  • Study: coronavirus may increase premature births
  • CA taken off New York’s quarantine list
  • Mistaking smoke inhalation symptoms for COVID symptoms