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How To Safely Wear Fabric Facemask – WHO


The World Health Organization, has today given guidelines on how to safely wear facemask during the COVID-19 pandemic.

World Health Organization (WHO)
World Health Organization

The World Health Organization, adviced people not to wear their face mask upside down or inside out. Usually face mask are worn with the upper part bridged above the nose.

WHO also said that people should desist from wearing a loose facemask for instance if the face mask has become slack. According to WHO, the face mask should not be worn below the nose as facemask should be worn to cover the nose in order to contain the spread of the coronavirus.

World Health Organization, stated that the facemask should not be taken off while talking. It should rather be worn to avoid getting infected by an already infected person.

Facemask should also not be worn under the chin, and should not be shared to prevent the spread of the virus.

The World Health Organization conclusively advised that people should not reposition or adjust the facemask by touching the front of the mask. Ordinarily the facemask can be adjusted by the use of it’s elastic handles.


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