The outbreak of COVID-19 continues to evolve and travellers may have questions regarding their travel plans and the best way to prepare and protect themselves from exposure to the new virus.
Did you know?
- Contrary to popular belief, most viruses and other germs are not easily spread on airplanes due to the way air is circulated and filtered?
- The CDC has three classifications for travel destination: Warning level 3, Alert level 2, and Watch level 1; and these classifications determine whether you should postpone/cancel a nonessential trip.
- On cruises, the most important steps to take are avoiding close contact with an infected person and disinfecting possible contaminated surfaces.
- The CDC does not recommend that travellers wear facemasks to protect themselves from COVID-19.
Ask one of our friendly Pharmacists and visit the CDC link for more tips on how you can protect yourself while taking that much-needed vacation!