CDC guidelines discourage Minnesotans from trick-or-treating this Halloween

[Fox 9 KMSP-TV, September 22, 2020] People are preparing for a new kind of Halloween as the CDC has pointed out that traditional Halloween activities are higher risk for spreading COVID-19. Trick-or-treating door-to-door or indoor haunted houses are not recommended.

“It’s up to every family to make their own decision, but I think it makes sense to discourage traditional trick or treating and finding other ways to celebrate,” said Dr. Eric Barth, an Allina Health pediatrician.

Posted on September 23, 2020 in coronavirusInfectious DiseasePediatricsPediatrics

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