Will wearing of a cloth mask prevent bacterial pneumonia?

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Bobbi Jo LaCross


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Yes. The mask helps to ward off the bacteria in the surrounding environment. However, in some people, the bacteria penumonia is caused by inhalation of bacteria dwelling in the mouth. In this case, the mask does not help much