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Are two face masks better than one? Adding layers of filtration by double masking is a way of using the masks that we already have, possibly to better effect.
We should be thinking about airborne transmission of coronavirus. Perhaps the UK should follow France and require people who are jogging or cycling to wear masks if they are unable to maintain a physical distance from pedestrians.
As vaccination begins to take effect, what we will be able to do will change – but the transformation will be slow.
Wearing face masks could help prevent coronavirus spreading in our busy outdoor spaces – and it’s time to consider this becoming compulsory in any area where you cannot keep at least a 2-metre physical distance, Dr Joe Pajak writes.
Even if you get vaccinated, you will still wear a mask, work from home if you can, and practice social distancing for many months.
Why the virus just keeps spreading – and what to do about it.