A.I. models suggest masking policy more cost-effective than lockdown

To wear a mask or not to wear a mask has been a debate in many countries since the COVID-19 outbreak.

A research team published a study in April and used AI behavior models to validate the significance of universal masking in preventing coronavirus spread. They discovered that if over 80 percent of the population started to wear masks on day 50 of the outbreak, it could still curb the coronavirus.

This new pre-print study was published on Arvix.org. in April. Researchers from the University of Cambridge, University College London, Ecole de Guerre Economique, the University of Science and Technology in Hong Kong and the Family Federation of Finland proposed two AI models to predict the impact of mask-wearing on the coronavirus spread

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Please view the Bryan Press Briefing from May 7, 2020; Dr. Bill Johnson, one of NPS’ pulmonologists gives great education on the purpose of Masks, and how to wear them and take them off to reduce possibility of germ/virus spread.  We support wearing masks.  Please protect one another.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuYunMPyq00

 

https://journalstar.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/health/wearing-masks-taking-other-precautions-vital-as-lincoln-begins-to-reopen-bryan-officials-say/article_fa838c6c-86c6-5eb6-b672-a05f1851bd67.html

 

https://nebraska.tv/news/coronavirus/bryan-health-urging-public-to-protect-one-another-wear-masks-to-stop-spread-of-virus

Please Wear a Mask to Protect Yourself & Others!

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Remember that by wearing a mask, you protect those around you.  This is all we ask – protect your neighbors, protect others you may come in contact with.  Help people understand the importance of wearing a mask, and how a simple act like this, can slow the spread of this disease and save lives!

Thank you.