(CBS Detroit) — As COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Metro Detroit, doctors are urging Michiganders to wear the correct masks.
Health officials with The Detroit Medical Center said cloth masks do not protect people as well as surgical masks.READ MORE: Election Denial Probe Looms Over Critical Races In Michigan
The top recommendation is the N-95 MASK.READ MORE: Police Search For Suspect In Fatal Shooting On Detroit's West Side
Doctors said a surgical mask should be worn underneath the washable cloth mask to protect against virus particles.
They said the best mask usually offers between two to three layers for protection.MORE NEWS: Amy Black, Who Was Sentenced To Life In Prison At 16, Granted Parole
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