For the first time, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended that even seemingly healthy people wear masks over their mouths and noses when venturing out of the homes into places where it is sometimes complicated to keep distance off their people. But there is still major debate over how much masks — specially the homemade fabric masks how the CDC recommends for your public — can slow the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the herpes virus that produces COVID-19.
One of the masks designs the CDC has published carries a layer of your coffee filter. They are easily accessible and disposable.
As the country moves toward reopening, masks are assuredly a part of our future. And in many ways, their evolution is the ideal encapsulation of how much life is different in a blink of an eye — and how challenging, both intellectually and emotionally, it … Read the rest