By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, Aug. 31, 2020 (HealthDay News) — People are usually very well-versed about the use of masks to avert the distribute of COVID-19, while knowledge gaps about facial area coverings persist, a new HealthDay/Harris Poll reveals.

About nine in ten People said they are knowledgeable about mask-carrying and that they occasionally, frequently or normally have on a mask when they leave their residence and are unable to social distance, the on line poll reveals.

6 in ten said they normally have on a mask in this sort of scenarios, in contrast with 1 in ten who said they seldom or never ever do.

Answers to genuine/phony statements about masks confirmed that most individuals do indeed have a excellent comprehension of protective masks:

  • 7 in ten understood that most grownups can safely have on masks for prolonged intervals of time.