The director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said that face masks are more guaranteed to protect from coronavirus than a vaccine.
Speaking at a Senate hearing on the federal coronavirus response, CDC director Robert Redfield said if all Americans embraced masks for six to 12 weeks, they would bring the pandemic under control.
“I’m not going to comment directly about the president but I am going to comment as the CDC director that face masks, these face masks are the most important powerful public health tool we have,” Mr Redfield said.
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