Are KN95 Masks Effective? What to Know

Share on PinterestKN95 masks have become more popular as N95 masks are difficult to obtain. Credit Image: xavierarnau/Getty Images A new report finds that the popular KN95 masks are not as effective as N95 masks that have been in short supply. However, KN95 masks may have uses outside of high […]

How to Make Safer Homemade Face Masks

Share on PinterestExperts are learning the best way to make a homemade facial covering. Getty Images Masks can prevent the spread of COVID-19, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). According to a new observational study, face masks with up to three layers of material are much more […]

How to Talk to Kids About Wearing Masks

Share on PinterestExperts say modeling good mask behavior is one way to get your kids more excited about doing the same. Getty Images Medical experts recommend wearing masks to slow the spread of COVID-19, alongside social or physical distancing and handwashing. Children of all ages are more likely to embrace […]