The Evolution of Mask-Wearing

A Global Shift Towards Collective Health Responsibility

B.R. Shenoy
The Shortform

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Thailand
Singapore/ Credit: B.R. Shenoy

I find it fascinating how cultural practices evolve and adapt with time. What was once common in certain parts of Asia is now recognized worldwide.

When I was living in Japan years ago, I frequently saw people wearing masks while out and about. It wasn’t until the COVID-19 pandemic that I fully…

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B.R. Shenoy
The Shortform

Avid World Traveler•Former Expat on 3 Continents•12x Boosted Writer•Editor:The Shortform• MS Toxicology •Proud Mom of 2•. https://brshenoy.substack.com.