Coronavirus (COVID-19) and masks: An update on mask-wearing from the experts

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) and masks: An update on mask-wearing from the experts

Expert wisdom on mask-wearing during the coronavirus pandemic is changing, again, with the appearance of new variants of the Covid virus. A little under a year ago, as Covid first began sweeping the globe, experts presented divided opinions on wearing a face mask. (You may view ClearHealthCost’s early coverage on mask-wearing here.) While some encouraged […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) masks: To wear or not to wear?

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) masks: To wear or not to wear?

(Updated April 9) Coronavirus (COVID-19) masks: Should or shouldn’t healthy people wear face masks when outside to protect both themselves and others? In the last few weeks, the number of people wearing face masks when out in public seems to have exploded. With emerging reports from official health organizations now recommending the use of face […]