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Of course masks help somewhat. That is why there have been zero flu deaths in 2020: masks have stopped the flu. But they have not completely stopped COVID-19, which is a lot more contagious, and probably somewhat airborne (so that masks absorbing the droplets does not always kill COVID-19, although it always kills the influenza virus). Influenza virus does ...


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We finally have a study that examines surgical masks and their effectiveness under different viral-load situations and compares their effectiveness to other types of masks. The research provides the mechanisms for surgical mask protection against COVID-19 infection and incorporates opposing findings The findings demonstrate that surgical masks are effective ...


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