CDC Coronavirus Guidance Recommends ‘Layers of Material,’ Including Double Masks

A man wears a double mask as he visits Times Square in New York on December 10, 2020. - US President-elect Joe Biden said he will ask Americans to wear masks for the first 100 days of his administration to curtail the spread of coronavirus. (Photo by Kena Betancur / …
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommending that Americans “add layers of material” to face coverings, even double-masking by wearing a disposable mask under a cloth one, to better protect themselves against coronavirus infection.

This particular guideline page, which says it was updated Wednesday, February 10, advises against wearing two disposable masks at once or wearing a second mask in combination with a KN95 face covering.

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