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The CDC classified Black Friday shopping as a 'higher-risk activity' - experts say masks and avoiding crowds are key

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Black Friday looks totally different thanks to the coronavirus.
The CDC has classified shopping in crowded stores as higher risk.
Experts recommend avoiding crowds, wearing a mask, and having a plan.
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This year, the Centers for Disease Control classified Black Friday shopping in crowded stores as a "higher-risk activity" along with "attending large indoor gatherings with people from outside of your household." Shopping online is rated as "lower risk." It all means the shopping holiday the day after Thanksgiving...
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