masks are one tool utilized for preventing the spread of disease. They may also
 be called dental, isolation, laser, medical, procedure, or surgical masks. Face
 masks are loose-fitting masks that cover the nose and mouth, and have ear loops
 or ties or bands at the back of the head. There are many different brands and
 they come in different colors. It is important to use a face mask approved by
 the FDA .

Benefits & Features

 help limit the spread of germs. When someone talks, coughs, or sneezes they may
 release tiny drops (droplets) into the air that can infect others. If someone
 is ill a face masks can reduce the number of germs that the wearer releases and
 can protect other people from becoming sick. A face mask also protects the
 wearer s nose and mouth from splashes or sprays of body fluids.

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