There are fears of a resurgence of the corona virus after the lockdown eases and people move out, as seen in Germany, but experts say a simple method can prevent the virus from spreading again.
And that’s the easiest way to get out and use a mask.
According to a study conducted in the United States, if 80% of the population of a city starts wearing masks, the rate of coronavirus will start going down.
In this study, using artificial intelligence with models of previous epidemics such as Ebola and SARS, the research team discovered how the virus infects people who do not wear masks.
According to researchers, the rate of infections can be much higher if you do not use face masks. In comparison, if 100% of people start wearing masks, the rate of the disease can fall to zero.
According to experts, if only 30 to 40 percent of people are using face masks, it is useless.
The study developed a predictive computer model called the Mask Sim Simulator, which helped them create scenarios in different countries.
It found that the use of face masks helped reduce the incidence of coronavirus cases in countries with high social distance, while also restoring business activities and allowing people to move out of their homes. will get.
According to experts, covering the mouth acts as a barrier that protects you and others from viral and bacterial particles because most people unknowingly make other people sick or spread germs by coughing or touching objects. ۔