Ex-CDC Chief on confusion over masks

As new questions arise about the CDC's role in the fight against coronavirus, the former director, Dr. Tom Frieden joins Stephanie Ruhle to explain what he thinks needs to happen.

4/1/2020 9:02:00 AM

Fmr. CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden on who should be wearing face masks: “Our key has to be protecting people on the front lines: the doctors, and nurses, and transporters, people who are there to save our lives.”

As new questions arise about the CDC's role in the fight against coronavirus, the former director, Dr. Tom Frieden joins Stephanie Ruhle to explain what he thinks needs to happen.

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you attacked those people who wear masks at first. now yourselves start wearing face masks. I wonder when will you realize the importance to stop people from moving city to city and help other state is protecting yourself We all need mask so we don’t become a covid-19 patient. Or maybe China will send us some. Probably not, since they are still using them! Waiting for the Made in America masks to be released to the public!

This guy was just just charged with sexual assault. fuckingdisgraceful So the truth is that masks are effective. There just aren’t enough of them. The greatest lie ever told to the American people. Don’t touch your face but wear one make your own look for help on the internet. It might only help a little but better than nothing .

Everyone should. But because we're so far behind this, we must not. They need to be left to the Capeless Wonders saving lives in hospitals. Just another example of how chump made this WAY worse than it needed to be. Hi from Europe 👋 While we battle Covid-19 you should know that we watch the USA to see the worst case scenario. We watch as you literately murder your own (well your president does) By watching the US we can understand how bad things could be and it gives us hope. Good luck 🇺🇸

Then average people can make their own at home and wear them in public. Anything is better than nothing. Long story short, there ain't enough masks.

Moms with COVID-19 Should Be Separated From Their Newborns in Hospital, CDC SaysNew parents who are diagnosed with or suspected to have COVID-19 might need to be separated from their newborns, according to medical experts.

There are more than 140,000 coronavirus cases in the US, CDC saysThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, says there are now 140,904 confirmed and presumptive positive cases of novel coronavirus in the United States. The CDC says 2,405 people have died. TreatALLCoronaPatients Please treat all patients - mild, severe and those who think who have it. Quarantine from rest of population until they test negative! It worked for China and will work for us. 150K confirmed + 300K not 20% pop hospitalize (70 million) Presumptive?

COVID-19 Patient Impact & Hospital Capacity Module | NHSN | CDCHospital Administrators & Staff: CDC's National Healthcare Safety Network added a new COVID19 Patient Impact and Hospital Capacity Module. Click here to get more information & register for training: CDCgov

C.D.C. Weighs Advising Everyone to Wear a MaskThe CDC is reviewing its guidance on who should be wearing masks. The current guidance says Americans don’t need to unless they’re sick and coughing, and officials have warned against hoarding masks that healthcare workers desperately need. China is beyond USA, W.H.O & UN!! Check LinkedIn restricted me for writing my TRUTH against China!! The incubation period doesn't matter? South Korea expert says we should be wearing masks.

CDC Weighs Advising Everyone to Wear a MaskShould healthy people be wearing masks when they&39;re outside to protect themselves and others?Both the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have repeatedly said that ordinary citizens do not need to wear masks unless they are sick and coughing. And as health We would but I hear NYC is hogging them all. i thought they said not to unless ur sick or have symptoms. is this like the whole 'nutrasweet is bad, no wait, its good now' ideology? Make your own mask: Masks4All

CDC says diabetes, lung disease, heart disease and smoking may increase risk of severe coronavirus illness(psst, vaping) Don’t forget obesity