Mankind has always been a few steps ahead in planning to safeguard themselves from dangers and catastrophes of any kind. The year 2020, has seen mankind battling an enemy which by far has been very unpredictable and has spread like wildfire. The rise and the spread of COVID19 have jolted almost all nations.
As per most of the health experts and doctors, the one common finding is that wearing a face mask helps prevent the spread of the dangerous COVID19 virus. Though this fact has clearly been proved time and again, there are some do’s and don’ts that need to be followed even as you wear a face mask to protect yourself. Let us take a closer look at some of the major pointers you need to keep in mind while you wear protective face masks.
THE DEFINITE DON’TS
Wearing a mask is not a replacement: Since the pandemic struck there have been a number of advisories that the medical teams have given. One of them is to wear a mask at all times. However, there are other guidelines that have been issued such as washing hands at regular intervals, and the last thing that you shouldn’t do is consider mask-wearing as a substitute for the other guidelines such as washing hands.
THE DEFINITE DO’S
Now, that we have discussed the parameters that need to be avoided, let us take a look at some of the things that you need to do follow while wearing a mask.
It is important to understand that in the current situation when we all are fighting the fight against the Coronavirus, we all need to be together and think not only about safeguarding ourselves but the others around us as well. Ensure that you follow all the precautions that you need to ensure complete safety because prevention is better than the cure.