Experts say wearing masks for children can be dangerous rather than protecting against Coronavirus

Can mothers infected with the coronavirus breastfeed their infants?
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In order to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus and to keep it safe, the WHO has made it mandatory to use masks as well as to keep a distance between each other and as the country continues to see an increase in the spread of the coronavirus Authorities are enacting legislation that requires everyone to wear a mask before leaving home, and fines are imposed for not wearing a mask. According to expert research, people who wear masks can reduce their risk of contracting the coronavirus by up to 40%, as the spread of corona is greater than the particles emitted by patients coughing and sneezing. And can be avoided by using a mask.

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But at the same time, the use of masks in some people has led to a decrease in the level of oxygen in the body, as well as scars on the skin of the face due to prolonged use and different skin types. Infections have also been seen. But now Japanese experts have described the use of these masks as extremely dangerous for children, and according to experts, the respiratory system of children up to two years of age is very delicate and their ducts are very narrow and these children have to wear masks. The cause is severe stress on the respiratory system, which increases the risk of a heart attack.

Experts also say that children up to the age of two often vomit and that wearing a mask can cause vomiting to enter the baby’s airways instead of coming out. They may die or they may have pneumonia due to a lung infection.

 In this regard, American experts believe that the mask can be used in children older than two years, but the mask should not be used in children younger than that, while social distance to protect these children from corona. The principle should be strictly followed and a distance of at least six feet should be kept from them.


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