Wear A Mask
Last updated 4/14/2020 at 9:55am
I believe the recent editorial on “Mask Confusion” has only increased it. I am guessing that the only reason the CDC did not recommend the use of masks by everyone when in close contact with others are social and psychological, not scientific: 1. Good masks are in short supply and must be reserved for health workers; and 2. Wearing a mask may make people think they can ignore all the other rules. But surely neither you nor CDC can really argue that homemade masks are harmful! Some protection is surely better than nothing!
Consider this. When we speak or cough we aspirate droplets...