A look at how effective a mask is if you're the only person wearing one

Masks are proven to be most effective when everyone is wearing one. In the past, the concern has been that an infected unmasked person can still transmit COVID-19 to a masked person. However, there is reportedly evidence showing that masks protect the wearer even when others around them are mask-free.

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