So far, we’ve seen various strategies in use in different countries for curbing the spread of the Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic.
The scientific community are continually debating the effectiveness of each strategy but realises there are differing levels of risk in each country and culture with various factors contributing to such risk.
However, there is a strategy for mitigating the risk of spreading the virus most people can easily use; wearing a mask.
A highly reported example of the consequences of openly dismissing the use of masks is US President Donald Trump being diagnosed with Covid-19, and subsequently, the virus spreading throughout the mask-relaxed White House.
This eBook, The science-backed reasons why you should be wearing a mask, explores informative and fun facts about the positive impact of wearing a mask.
Here is an interactive essay on the math behind mask-wearing Link.