Tag: face masks

  • Masks Cut Distance Coronavirus Travels in Half

    Masks Cut Distance Coronavirus Travels in Half

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Face masks are touted as a key tool in preventing the spread of COVID-19, and a new study offers more proof that they work. Florida researchers found face masks cut the distance that airborne pathogens such as the coronavirus can travel by […]

  • The Best Face Masks for Kids, According to Experts

    child in face mask with teddy bear

    Marr has compiled and publicly posted a list of her recommendations for masks for children. There’s also a new voluntary standard for face masks. It’s called ASTM F3502-21, and it’s published by an international organization that sets voluntary standards for thousands of products. In order to claim that a mask meets this standard, a […]