Watch: Should I wear a mask and gloves in public?
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends wearing cloth masks or face coverings in public settings where six-foot social distancing cannot be maintained as a way to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
In this video, Michael Myint, MD, Epidemiologist and Infectious Disease specialist with MultiCare, discusses proper face mask use, as well as whether gloves in public are a useful way to help keep people safe.
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