Surgeon General Urges Public to Stop Buying Masks for Coronavirus Prevention

The U.S. Surgeon General has tweeted the following message.

Seriously people- STOP BUYING MASKS!

They are NOT effective in preventing general public from catching , but if healthcare providers can’t get them to care for sick patients, it puts them and our communities at risk!

The best way to protect yourself and your community is with everyday preventive actions, like staying home when you are sick and washing hands with soap and water, to help slow the spread of respiratory illness.
Get your – fewer flu patients = more resources for

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