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A New Study Shows Wearing a Mask can Reduce Coronavirus Transmission by 75%

There has been a lot of debate recently about wearing a mask.   Does it help in any way?   

A new study out of Hong Kong found that the coronavirus’ transmission rate via respiratory droplets or airborne particles dropped by as much as 75% when surgical masks were used. 

“The findings implied to the world and the public is that the effectiveness of mask-wearing against the coronavirus pandemic is huge,” Dr. Yuen Kwok-yung, a leading microbiologist from Hong Kong University who helped discover the SARS virus in 2003, said Sunday. 

Read more about this study by clicking on the link below.

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