Wore a mask 12 hr shift ?

Yesterday and today I wore a mask on a covid floor because I’m a telemetry tech my shifts are 12 hours I wear the mask except for when out on lunch. Today my voice is gone I am congested have no taste. Can this be from the mask for so long ? 

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago
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    You should replace the mask every couple of hours and wash the masks daily if they aren’t disposable. You probably got an infection from wearing a mask that your breath made wet and bacteria or mold started to grow on it. Some molds grow very quickly. 

  • 2 months ago

    maybe you should get tested for covid

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    good job you got covid. time to quarantine

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