"Cloth masks are little more than facial decorations. There's no place for them in light of Omicron," CNN medical analyst Dr. Leana Wen, an emergency physician and visiting professor of health policy and management at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, recently said on "CNN Newsroom." In crowded places, "you should be wearing a KN95 or N95 mask," which can cost a few dollars each, Wen added. Due to certain materials -- such as polypropylene fibers -- acting as both mechanical and electrostatic barriers, these masks better prevent tiny particles from getting into your nose or mouth and...
Florida Department of Health Press Release, June 26: Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are: 8,942 new positive COVID-19 cases (8,850 Florida residents and 92 non-Florida residents) http://www.floridahealth.gov/newsroom/2020/06/062620-1221-covid19.pr.html
Community Use Of Face Masks And COVID-19: Evidence From A Natural Experiment Of State Mandates In The US
The study provides evidence that states in the US mandating use of face masks in public had a greater decline in daily COVID-19 growth rates after issuing these mandates compared to states that did not issue mandates. http://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/full/10.1377/https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/abs/10.1377/hlthaff.2020.00818
A 2015 hospital study on infectious diseases and the use of cloth masks vs medical-grade masks: "The study found that cloth mask wearers had higher rates of infection than even the standard practice control group of health workers, and the filtration provided by cloth masks was poor compared to surgical masks." While we should all wear masks to protect the public, cloth masks should be a last resort compared with medical-grade masks.Read about the study and its authors comments regarding COVID-19: https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/5/4/e006577.responses#covid-19-shortages-of-masks-and-the-use-of-cloth-masks-as-a-last-resort
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