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NC Mask update

Update 5/17/21: According to NC Executive Order 215 here, the CDC requires healthcare workers and healthcare settings to continue mask wearing. The CDC also lists massage therapy among the healthcare settings covered by this requirement. Accordingly, the NC Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy informed us that masks are still required in our clinics. Essential […]

Why we will keep enforcing masks

UPDATE: For ongoing mask requirements at Essential Therapy following NC Executive Order 215 changes: Please keep updated here While there is some social debate on the efficacy of masks, the science is pretty solid. An increase in viral load- how much gets into your system- affects how intense your sickness will become. Longer exposure increases […]