Belgian virologist Steven Van Gucht has a seasonal message for all of you out there, but let's keep it in Dutch because it rhymes.
"Eerst een testje, dan een feestje."
"First a test, then a party."
Can't really argue with that. Going into this time of year, it's almost inevitable that you will see people, but how will you go about doing so in a safe way? Here's the advice from the mouth of Van Gucht:
- Limit your contacts,
- Double down on who you see,
- First test, then party,
- Wear a mask,
- Keep it ventilated,
“And importantly: do not forget to enjoy the holidays,” he added. After all, we could all use some fun.
So, what are you doing to keep things normal, and how are you keeping things safe?
Let @johnstonjules know.
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