How To Make A Mask: Tutorial From The CDC

By Amit Chowdhry ● April 7, 2020
  • Dr. Jerome Adams, the 20th Surgeon General of the United States, has put together a tutorial about how to make a mask

Dr. Jerome Adams, the 20th Surgeon General of the United States, has put together a tutorial about how to make a mask.

This video was uploaded recently uploaded to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) YouTube account:

 

In the video above, you will notice that the mask was created using a t-shirt and rubber bands. And it takes less than a minute to make the mask.

The CDC is recommending people to wear cloth face masks in public places especially when it is difficult to maintain social distance (6 feet apart) due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) is known for spreading primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. And it also spreads when a person touches a surface or object with a virus on it.