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Before Any Get-Togethers, Kansas City's Pandemic 'Pods' Should Set Coronavirus Ground Rules

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You can reduce the coronavirus danger of social gatherings by getting everyone on the same page when it comes to pandemic safety measures.

There are no risk-free activities these days and developing a set of practices before heading out to spend time with friends can minimize the danger, experts say.

When your pandemic "pod" — that group of people who only socialize with each other — wants to have a get-together, you can reduce the danger of exposure to the coronavirus by getting everyone on the same page when it comes to pandemic safety measures.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Mackenzie Martin is an associate producer at KCUR. Reach out to her at mackenzie@kcur.org or on Twitter @_macmartin.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.