The number one way to slow the spread of a respiratory disease? Wear a mask.
This interview is from SDPB's daily public-affairs show, In the Moment, hosted by Lori Walsh.
The rapid spread of the Omicron variant of COVID is causing disruption in travel, back-to-school, and workforce availability across the state. Meanwhile, the CDC has updated guidelines for isolation after a positive test, and at-home antigen tests are increasingly difficult to find. Shankar Kurra, MD, is vice president of medical affairs at Monument Health. He joins us with a weekly South Dakota COVID update.