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Make Little Kids the ‘Family Mask Monitor’

I don’t know about the rest of you, but the novelty of mask-wearing has officially worn thin in my family. My nine-year-old son thought they were pretty cool at first — he even wanted to create reasons to have to wear them — but now he sees them for the…

Woman in bus wearing n95 face mask

4 Potential Consequences of Wearing Face Masks You Should Know

If healthcare workers wear surgical masks, there is good evidence that it limits the spread of respiratory viral infections in hospitals. But there is no clear evidence that surgical face masks protect members of the public from getting or passing on these sorts of infections – most likely because of…