Coronavirus - Face Masks

Blog Post created by communitymanager Moderator on Apr 9, 2020

Recommendations and Reasons on why/when to where face masks:


• The virus can spread between people interacting in close proximity (ex: speaking, coughing, or sneezing), even if those people are not exhibiting symptoms.

• The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends wearing cloth face coverings when:
.   -   In public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (ex: grocery stores and                    pharmacies), especially in areas of significant community-based transmission
   -   Showing symptoms of the Coronavirus to help prevent the spread of the disease to others
   -   Working as a health workers or taking care of someone in a close setting.


If you are wanting to find out more information regarding mask use, check out the CDC's website for more details at,  or check with your healthcare provider.