Ministry Of Health In UAE Warns Public From Wearing N95 Masks As It Can Lead To Complications
If you're not a medical practitioner, you're not mandated to wear N95 masks.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) says in a statement that wearing such masks could cause pressure on the respiratory system and lead to other complications.
In a Tweet, it emphasized that children are strictly forbidden from using the masks.
To fight coronavirus, it is still better to cover mouth and nose when coughing, wash hands frequently, seek medical care if symptoms appear, avoid contact with animals, and avoid markets and crowded place.