AARP SC state director releases statement on wearing masks

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Courtesy: AARP

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Teresa Arnold, AARP South Carolina State Director, released a statement concerning AARP’s position on wearing masks during the pandemic.

The statement can be seen below:

“More than 8,600 South Carolinians have died so far from COVID-19, and hundreds of thousands more have suffered severe illness. Older South Carolinians and their family members have been among the hardest hit by this deadly virus. Nationally, over 95% of deaths were people aged 50+.  AARP South Carolina strongly recommends that people continue to follow current CDC guidelines on masks.”

Teresa Arnold

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