To mask or not to mask? Health experts say it shouldn’t even be a question. Scientific evidence shows wearing a mask could reduce new COVID-19 cases by as much as 80%. Many still refuse to wear masks in public places. A California woman was recorded having a meltdown in a Trader Joe’s after she was confronted by store employees telling her to put a mask on or leave. She claimed she can’t wear a mask because of a breathing problem and spoke to Inside Edition’s Jim Moret about the incident.