Two Boys Drop Dead While Wearing Face Masks During Gym Class | Collective Evolution – Aug 14, 2020

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The Facts: Two Chinese boys dropped dead in gym class while exercising and wearing a mask. It’s unclear whether or not the masks had anything to do with their deaths.

Reflect On: Why are children in gym class, and some gyms across the globe mandating masks when there is science indicating that wearing a mask while exercising is not safe and potentially dangerous?

What Happened: Multiple media outlets are reporting that two Chinese boys dropped dead within one week of each other wearing face masks during gym class. Both of the students were 14 years old and were running laps for a physical examination test when they suddenly collapsed and lost consciousness during their run.

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Study: Exercising With Mask Induces a “Hypercapnic Hypoxia Environment” – Not Good | Collective Evolution – Aug 4, 2020

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The Facts:

A study published in June 2020 raises some health concerns about people wearing masks while exercising. It also calls into question the ability of masks to stop Covid-19.

Reflect On:

Are the mandatory orders that we are being given from government health authorities really the right thing to do? Why is there such a back-lash for questioning these measures? Should we not encourage questioning and discussion?

What Happened: recent study published in the Journal Medical Hypothesis titled “Exercise with facemask; Are we handling a devil’s sword? – A physiological hypothesis” claims the following: →

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