much as we find wearing masks less comforting, it is slowly becoming clear that they are not vanishing from the face of society anytime soon regardless of the health-related problems that come with wearing masks regularly.
while we may not like the new way of living, adapting to it is crucial to make our day-to-day lives easier.
The need for transparent masks have been initiated by a lack of effective communication especially for those who rely on lip-reading and facial expressions for communication, such as the hearing impaired or in other cases where facial expressions play a big role like in therapeutic interventions where there's a need to establish a connection between peoples
These masks are not only a way of showing off your amazing smile beneath when you need to but are also designed to make communication more effective by providing the visual effects of communication.
however, despite the glamour that comes along with them, there are two sides to every coin and it has been established that the breathability and effectiveness of these masks in crowded areas may cause concern. masks can affect your health in some of the following ways :
a cross-sectional study among healthcare professionals, primarily located in New York City, reveals that the use of N95 and surgical masks by healthcare professionals during COVID-19 has caused adverse effects such as headaches, rash, acne, skin breakdown, and impaired cognition in the majority of those surveyed.
wearing these masks over a long period may result in heart-related health conditions due to poor circulation of oxygenated blood and as a result of re-breathing de-oxygenated air. Shortage of oxygen stimulates the sympathetic nervous system and increases heart rate.
however, The ClearMask™ brand is the first fully transparent mask to be approved by the US Food and Drugs Administration (FDA).
The product was designed with healthcare settings in mind, such as operating rooms, dental and veterinary procedures, as well as serving professionals working with children where visual communication and emotional development are essential.
After all this, marks are not a bad invention and it is advisable to wear your masks reason being you going to face more serious or even deadly health-related conditions if you catch covid 19.wear your masks regularly and remember to keep maintaining social distancing. stay safe covid kills
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