Today I want to focus on an item that people rarely think about unless they are surrounded by sickness, disease or a pandemic situation. I am referring to the common place surgical mask and its big sister, the N95 Respirator Mask. Not being an expert in this area, a little over a year ago I sent an email off to Joe Alton (aka Dr. Bones on the Doom and Bloom website) to see if he could sort through the dearth of information on surgical masks for survival purposes. Shortly after that, he wrote the following article which I am thrilled to share with you today.
Surgical Masks for Survival Situations
Throughout history, infectious diseases have been part and parcel of the human experience. . . . Read More