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Should I carry mask in middle east in case of biological weapons?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: No

Doubt it would have any benefit against a weaponized biological agent or a neurotoxin.
You would need a biohazard set up or specialized mask to work. Thankfully the chance of such an attack is exceedingly small unless you plan on traveling into syria which would be a foolish idea.

In brief: No

Doubt it would have any benefit against a weaponized biological agent or a neurotoxin.
You would need a biohazard set up or specialized mask to work. Thankfully the chance of such an attack is exceedingly small unless you plan on traveling into syria which would be a foolish idea.
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