1. Dr. Markel Takes a Historical Look at Mask Use during the 1918 Pandemic

    April 6, 2020

    In 1918, during the midst of the deadly fall wave of the great influenza pandemic, many Americans looked to masks as a way to protect themselves from infection.  Dr. Markel takes a look back at how masks and mandatory masking orders in 1918, and how examines the issues with mask use today.

    NBC News: “Coronavirus Mask Guidance Remains Unclear. ┬áHere’s How History Can Help”