UW Health doctor on COVID-19: Masks proven to work, Ivermectin not

NOW: UW Health doctor on COVID-19: Masks proven to work, Ivermectin not

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Crowds are packing college football stadiums and people are traveling again, but the pandemic isn't behind us. 

On the other hand, hospitals across the country are struggling to find beds for all of the Covid-19 patients. 

If you're confused about what you can do safely, you're not alone. 

Dr. Jeff Pothof, the chief quality officer at UW Health, joins CBS 58 this morning, Sept. 7 to talk about it all. 

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">.<a href="https://twitter.com/UWHealth?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@UWHealth</a>&#39;s Dr. Pothof on school mask fights and an oft-cited May &#39;20 CDC study:<br><br>&quot;You can find me on TV in April/May of &#39;20 saying we&#39;re not sure if masks work...the medical evidence changed. Masks work in preventing the spread. It&#39;s a done deal at this point.&quot; <a href="https://twitter.com/CBS58?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@CBS58</a> <a href="https://t.co/c3oJQMgTOj">pic.twitter.com/c3oJQMgTOj</a></p>&mdash; Mike Curkov (@MikeCurkov) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeCurkov/status/1435259781615439875?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">September 7, 2021</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

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