Masks work

I always wear one when I am inside somewhere other than my house.

Mask mandates work

Mask mandates won’t be back because the public is tired of them. I still wear a mask.

Trump-appointed judge strikes down CDC travel mask mandate

The ABA rated her not qualified when she was nominated.

Polls show support for masks

More on masks

This is the best article on masks I have seen:

Reusing N95 and KN95 masks

Time to get better masks – tweets and articles

What’s the Difference Between KN95 and KF94 Masks?

12 Good N95, KN95, and Surgical Face Masks to Buy Right Now

Why Cloth Masks Just Won’t Cut It Against the Omicron Variant, and 4 Masks That Do

COVID mask guide for omicron surge: Why N95, KN95 masks are so much more effective than cloth

Axios PM

Time to get better masks – sources

There are three types of masks that are considered to be better than the disposable 3 and 4 ply masks:



The 3 and 4 ply masks are supposed to be better than cloth masks.  I have seen articles recommending not to wear cloth masks before.
N95 is considered to be the best.  I only tried one once. It was not easy to breathe and I didn’t like the straps that went around my head. KN95s look similar but have ear straps. I wore a KF94 yesterday and it was comfortable.

This is a good source of all kinds of PPE.  I haven’t ordered from them but they get praise in the articles.

Project N95 – The National Clearinghouse for personal protective equipment and COVID-19 tests.

Two US companies I have ordered from with high quality and higher prices are:

Art-Inspired Clothes, Accessories, Face Masks & Decor | VIDA (

Private Stock Labs – Privatestocklabs

Private Stock has faster shipping.  Amazon has fast shipping and lower prices but I have read they have fakes as well as real stuff.