Mayo Clinic shares COVID-19 travel tips


ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) — As summer season journey picks up, some should be questioning, ‘How secure have issues gotten?’

“The airways actually have achieved the whole lot I can consider and have suggested them to do. They’ve actually achieved an excellent job with that,” Mayo Clinic Dr. Gregory Poland mentioned.

What does the long run appear like?

“I’ve talked with among the airways about doing vaccinated-only flights. That is a doable factor that a few of them are contemplating,” Dr. Poland mentioned.

“What’s distinctive on the subject of airplanes and airports, is the blending of individuals in these settings. When we’ve got these variants popping up in several areas it additionally provides one other space of complexity there,” Mayo Clinic Dr. Nipunie S. Rajapakse mentioned.

Well being professionals say the Delta variant is of utmost concern proper now, however if you’re vaccinated and a usually wholesome particular person, you need to be nice.

“When you’ve got had a full immunization collection and you’re in any other case wholesome, your danger of any severe sickness from Delta, your probabilities of getting sick is admittedly low,” Poland mentioned.

Poland and Rajapakse each say if you’re absolutely vaccinated it’s secure to journey anyplace. It is very important take word although, of protocols in place at your vacation spot.

A reminder, the U.S./Canada border stays closed to international nationals and nonessential journey till at the very least July 21.


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