Vt. health commissioner: Pregnant women should wear masks

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) An important message for pregnant Vermonters: the health commissioner wants you to wear a mask.

Monday, Dr. Mark Levine said pregnant women should not wear a mask.

On Wednesday, he corrected himself.

Levine says pregnant women should wear a mask when they leave the house.

He said children under 2 and people with difficulty breathing are the only ones who should forgo a face-covering.