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Will the CDC change its stated Policies on asymptomatic People wearing masks in public places by 2020-06-01?

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Prior to 2020-04-01, CDC officials discouraged people without symptoms from wearing masks to protect themselves from infection. On 2020-03-30, the CDC gave the following recommendations:

  • If you are sick: You should wear a facemask when you are around other people (e.g., sharing a room or vehicle) and before you enter a healthcare provider’s office. If you are not able to wear a facemask (for example, because it causes trouble breathing), then you should do your best to cover your coughs and sneezes, and people who are caring for you should wear a facemask if they enter your room.

  • If you are NOT sick: You do not need to wear a facemask unless you are caring for someone who is sick (and they are not able to wear a facemask). Facemasks may be in short supply and they should be saved for caregivers.

As of 2020-03-30, there have been reports that the CDC has been reconsidering their stance on masks for the general public. The Director of the Chinese CDC has stated that people in the US and Europe were making a big mistake by not wearing masks.

This question asks: Will the CDC change its stated Policies on asymptomatic People wearing masks in public places by 2020-06-01?

This question resolves positively for any statement from the CDC recommending people asymptomatic of COVID-19 to wear any type of facemask in public places. A positive resolution will result from the recommendation including any fraction of the population (but excluding medical staff), e.g., grocery store employees or people over 60. It will also resolve positively if the CDC takes an explicitly neutral stance on face masks.

The question will resolve negatively if the CDC recommendations are not changed, or current recommendations are removed but not updated.

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