JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – An area well being official provided steering for individuals who are planning to get out for Halloween this 12 months.
Dean of ETSU’s Faculty of Public Well being Dr. Randy Wykoff he believes one good thought, amongst others, is whereas setting out sweet for trick-or-treaters this season, additionally pass over some hand sanitizer.
Wykoff additionally states that it will be protected to put on a masks and stay socially distant whereas out throughout Halloween.
“The largest factor is to only keep away from crowds, shut contact with people, however your common trick or treater going door to door in all probability isn’t at an elevated danger of COVID so long as they’re cautious about doing the standard form of issues,” mentioned Wykoff.
He additionally says what you might be certain to have heard earlier than, that one of the simplest ways to remain protected is to get vaccinated.