Know before you go! Get tested regularly.
Regular testing is critical to addressing COVID-19 disparities in Black communities, which have been hard hit by the COVID crisis.
African Americans are 3.5 times more likely to die of COVID than white people, and 7 times more likely to be hospitalized. Regular testing, even if you do not feel sick, is also critical to stopping the spread. The CDC estimates that 40% of COVID-19 cases may be asymptomatic and may unknowingly spread the virus.
As vaccinations increase, so will the asymptomatic spread of this deadly disease!