Masks now seen as vital tool in coronavirus fight Print
Written by The Hill Press   
Saturday, 13 June 2020 10:42

coronavirus-outbreak-czech-republicEverybody wearing a mask is a relatively easy action and a lot less economically disruptive than to shut society says CDC.

WASHINGTON, DC - Evidence is mounting that widespread mask-wearing can significantly slow the spread of coronavirus and help reduce the need for future lockdowns.

Public health authorities did not initially put an emphasis on masks, but that's changed and there is now increasing consensus that they play an important role in hindering transmission of the virus at a time when wearing one has become politicized as some states and businesses have made them a requirement for certain activities.

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