July 2020

Dr. Fauci Advises Americans to Wear Goggles for ‘Complete’ COVID-19 Protection

On Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke with ABC News about COVID-19and the best ways to stay protected. According to Fauci, people should be wearing goggles or face shields if they have them in order to provide “complete” protection. If you really want to be complete, you should probably use it if you can, Dr. Anthony Fauci, via 'New York Post'. Fauci said it is important to protect all your “mucosal surfaces,” including your eyes. You have mucosa in the nose, mucosa in the mouth, but you also have mucosa in the eye … Theoretically, you should protect all the mucosal surfaces. So if you have goggles or an eye shield you should use it, Dr. Anthony Fauci, via 'New York Post'. When asked if eye protection would be formally recommended at some point, Fauci said it was a possibility. It might [become a formal recommendation], if you really want perfect protection of the mucosal surfaces, Dr. Anthony Fauci, via 'New York Post'