Members of the Canadian Covid Care Alliance have written an open letter to the Trustees and Public Servants of the City of Hamilton and the Province of Ontario requesting an immediate retraction of all messaging related to wearing facial masks in the school setting. They point out any potential benefits are unfounded while there are documented associated harms to children. This letter may be used as a template for others to share their concerns regarding the use of facial coverings for children in schools.
Masking-No Evidence They Work: Dr. Campbell (Video)
Dr. John Campbell provides an overview of a recent Cochrane Review of the effects of masking to prevent the spread of airborne respiratory viruses.