Local Doctors and Lieutenant Governor Stress the Importance of Wearing a Mask
Doctors a Buffalo's local Jacobs School of Medicine are urging mask-wearing until there is a COVID-19 vaccine. That doesn't sound like great news but it's safe news. The WIVB News report says the Jacobs School of Medicine shared a graph which shows that
Last weekend driving around the Inner City of Buffalo, I saw so many people gathering outside in close proximity to one another, with no mask on. In a separate CNN News report, Steven Taylor, a clinical psychologist and author of "The Psychology of Pandemics said this:
"People naturally rebel when they're told what to do, even if the measures could protect them.
"People value their freedoms. They may become distressed or indignant or morally outraged when people are trying to encroach on their freedoms."
"There are rules about not smoking in enclosed restaurants and bars because that smoke can be deleterious to someone else's health. Now we're in a situation where, if I'm infected with the Covid-19 virus, my breath can be lethal to someone else."
“We have one chance to get this right. So far we’ve gotten it right and if we succumb to the tremendous pressure that’s out there from all kinds of sectors who are not up to full speed, they become the loser category."