4 doctors weighed in:

Is wearing a mask a good way to prevent the spreading of lung infections?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Indu Lal
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

For air born infections wearing masks is a good way to prevent spreading to others.

In brief: Yes

For air born infections wearing masks is a good way to prevent spreading to others.
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal
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In brief: Yes

It's better than nothing.
But there are different types of masks out there.

In brief: Yes

It's better than nothing.
But there are different types of masks out there.
Dr. Marvin Pantangco
Dr. Marvin Pantangco
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

This can help, but is not foolproof.

In brief: Yes

This can help, but is not foolproof.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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