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Coronavirus: N95, surgical face mask or DIY? Experts say ‘something better than nothing’

  • After the United States recommended citizens make their own cloth face masks, experts weigh in on their effectiveness
  • Research shows surgical masks work, but even the gold standard N95 respirators should not be used as a substitute for social distancing, scientists warn

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
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