Can a Mask Make You Immune to Covid?

Nurse vaccinates woman against smallpox, diphtheria, and typhoid. (Library of Congress, Public Domain).
Nurse vaccinates woman against smallpox, diphtheria, and typhoid. (Library of Congress, Public Domain).

In a recent article, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers Monica Ghandi and George Rutherford proposed that wearing a face mask might stimulate an immune response to the Covid-19 virus. The benefits of wearing a face mask are widely acknowledged. The protective barrier…

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