Will A Face Mask Kill You? | Aaron Neuman

As the Covid-19. pandemic continues to rage across large swaths of the United States, a major dispute has erupted over measures to contain the spread of the virus. There are now millions of Americans who say that wearing a face mask is pointless and that donning one puts you in danger by lowering the amount of oxygen in your bloodstream. But is that true?

Dr. Maitiu O Tuathail set out to figure it out. He put on not one, not two, not three, but SIX masks and recorded his blood oxygen levels. The doctor’s oxygen levels started off at 99% and remained there for the duration of the clip.

“That’s consistent whether you wear six masks for one minute or for the entire day,” Dr. Tuathail told Insider. “The level of oxygen in your blood won’t change. Because oxygen molecules are so tiny, they can permeate through whatever it is you put on your face, no matter how long you leave it on your face for.”

Dr. Tuathail said that wearing a mask is advisable even for individuals with asthma. This position was backed up by chief medical officer for the American Lung Association, Dr. Albert Rizzo.

So, should you wear a mask? Yes. Will it choke you? No, not unless you try swallowing it.


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    • That’s nonsense and information pushed by people with an agenda.

      There has been doctors who tested their co2 levels while wearing a mask and their co2 levels didn’t change to prove the people making stuff up wrong. At least one of them disproved your theory and put it all on video for people to see. It was published on many news outlets.

  1. Please correct something in the article where it says “Because oxygen molecules are so tiny they can permeate whatever it is you put on your face, no matter how long you leave it on your face for”.

    Someone not so smart may interpret from here that you can even put plastic wrap on your face and the oxygen molecules will still be able to permeate. I am not so sure about that.

  2. One thing is for sure, those who enjoy wearing the masks and try to push the agenda, will always find a way to prove that it is fine for you. those who don’t like wearing a mask or those who are being honest with themselves because they’ve worn the masks and they wear them when they are supposed to like sheeple, will tell you that it isn’t doing your oxygen level well.

    my personal experience has been, after about 10 minutes, I start to get a headache, which I know is coming from lack of oxygen or too much CO2 because of sleep apnea that I have. They could try to deny this all they want but I could also tell you after a Shabbos morning in school when I am wearing the mask for two plus hours, it pretty much kills my day.

    So again, they could say what they want to say and claim that it doesn’t affect you, but really that’s a bunch of garbage and they are not being honest.

  3. Your dentist never fainted while filling your teeth because he/she was wearing a mask. Neither did the surgeon when he was removing your appendix.So enough of this hype that your oxygen levels drop because of the mask. If you have the correct motivation to wear the mask, which is two-fold: avoiding a chilul H-shem that Jews disregard state laws, and keeping yourself and others safe. Even if it is just encouraging to people from risk groups who are finally coming out, when they see ppl in a maks, it is reassuring and makes them feel safe.

  4. This will be the science that is relied on until they change their minds again. Some doctors are already saying that the masks help as much as a chain link fence helps to keep out mosquitoes

  5. Why is the word “agenda” so prominent in Lakewood? I rarely heard anyone using this word beside for an itinerary. It is like people cannot have different views but are conspiring with an “agenda.” You do not know how ignorant you sound when you use this word in politics.

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