02.15.2021

CDC Recommends Wearing Two Masks—May Slow Spread Of COVID-19

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Nearly one year since the beginning of worldwide shutdowns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have two new recommendations for how to wear your face mask. They suggest that we now wear two masks—a medical procedure mask with a cloth mask on top—and knot the ear loops for a tighter fit. Additionally, we are now to get the material of the medical mask as close as we can to our faces.

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