C.D.C. Weighs Advising Everyone to Wear a Mask

C.D.C. Weighs Advising Everyone to Wear a Mask

Widespread use of nonmedical masks could reduce community transmission. Both the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have repeatedly said that ordinary citizens do need to wear masks irrespective they are sick and coughing or not. As health care workers around the world face shortages of masks and protective gear, […]

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IATA backs face masks but not middle seat closures for post-coronavirus air travel

IATA backs face masks but not middle seat closures for post-coronavirus air travel

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), a trade group representing airlines around the world, has come out against blocking off middle seats on planes, while recommending both passengers and crew members wear face masks on board instead. The group released an official statement on the state of post Covid-19 air travel on May 5. “Evidence suggests […]

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