April 6 2020 12:42pm

Coronavirus outbreak: Tam says wearing non-medical mask is additional measure that can be taken to protect others

Canada’s chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam said on Monday that transmission has been happening more often than previously thought right before development of symptoms, as well as evidence of asymptomatic transmission. As a result, she said the special advisory committee for COVID-19 has determined wearing a non-medical mask can help people prevent transmission to others and protect others.

Responsive site?

Video Home