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COVID-19 Daily Update — Should we be Wearing Masks?

In today’s video update, Dr. Andy Thompson explores the reasoning behind why wearing masks may reduce the spread of COVID-19. Then he dives into the data to see if there is any convincing evidence that masks have been beneficial in any other country.

Dr. Thompson also shares his insights as to where we are on the timeline of the epidemic.

The video includes a review of the latest cases and deaths in Canada’s provinces, and an analysis of the day’s global numbers.

Dr. Andy Thompson is a Canadian rheumatologist working in Arva, Ontario at The Arva Clinic (arvaclinic.com). He founded RheumInfo.com in 2003.