A Welcome Turn of Events for Prince Charles

He's been cleared to end his coronavirus self-isolation
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 30, 2020 1:24 PM CDT
A Welcome Turn of Events for Prince Charles
In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, wave from the town hall balcony in Leipzig, Germany.   (AP Photo/Jens Meyer, File)

Encouraging news for lovers of the British royal family: Prince Charles is no longer in self-isolation. The 71-year-old spent 7 days in that state in Scotland after testing positive for the virus. His symptoms reportedly remained mild, and the BBC reports his doctor has cleared him to end his self-isolation at his home at Balmoral. CNN describes the Prince of Wales as "in good health," and Reuters notes he will "resume meetings" and begin exercising again. Per UK guidelines, which recommend those living with someone who tests positive self-isolates for two weeks, Camilla will spend another week in isolation. She has thus far tested negative. (Read more coronavirus stories.)

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