A look beyond conflicting information and internet rumors that have plagued mask wearing guidance
December 3, 2020
Since the start of the pandemic, messaging about mask-wearing has changed considerably.
Early on, the World Health Organization suggested that wearing a mask wasn't necessary, but changed that stance in June. Many sources originally claimed that masks only benefited non-wearers, while new studies have provided research that wearing a mask may actually help protect the wearer as well as others....