Why we should do double masking to contain Coronavirus spread
Coronavirus is spreading like wildfire all over India, also this second wave is more deadly than the previous one. Here are some ways that you can follow to stay safe against this virus.
What’s the reason behind this?
while the danger of double and triple mutant coronavirus is looming on us, some experts are recommending that you should double mask yourself. Because the new mutants are more infectious and transmittable than the original strain.
Is double masking is really effective?
Double masking is a measure suggested by the researchers of the Centre for Disease Control (CDC), the USA. After they confirmed its effectiveness by several studies. According to the study, layering one mask over the other helps lower down infectivity and spread by effectively curbing pathogen collection of the virus.
How should you double mask yourself?
Some people layer up their homemade cloth masks. However, researchers suggest that the best way to double mask yourself is to layer up a cloth mask over a surgical mask. Experts have evaluated the following factors that affect to stay protected from COVID 19
- Knotted masks with different tie options.
- Using masks that fit well and should have minimal gaps in between them.
- The masks should be of good quality.