For those looking to brighten their complexion, Luzon recommends her DIY Turmeric Mask, which she says is an “excellent mask for glowing and softening of the skin.” To make the mask, combine one teaspoon of flour with a spoonful of turmeric, a teaspoon of lemon and a spoonful of milk. Then, let the mask do […]
A whopping 15% of American adults report hearing loss, but many people never learn to sign because they lose their hearing gradually. Some of these people — like my grandmother and perhaps yours, too — rely on lip-reading. To help these individuals who are not fluent in ASL, but still have some hearing, essential workers […]
Earlier, the outlet reported that France plans to dramatically increase its capacity to produce face masks and respirators, as President Emmanuel Macron called for European “independence” and “sovereignty” in producing the protective gear by the end of the year.
His comments came amid reports that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is rethinking guidance it’s been issuing for months: that people who aren’t sick or caring for someone who is need not wear face masks when they venture out in public.
The announcement comes 10 days after CEO Jeff Bezos acknowledged the company was having trouble filling orders for masks amid a widespread shortage of protective equipment. After workers in several warehouses across the U.S. complained of not having sufficient protective equipment and shared reports of colleagues coming to work sick, the bottleneck appears to have […]
Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam-Italy Friendship Association has presented over 41,500 face masks to Italy to help Italian people in the fight against the COVID-19. The association’s representatives recently handed over the gift to the Embassy of Italy in Vietnam, said the association’s Vice Chairman – former Ambassador to Italy Dang Khanh Thoai. Thoai said […]
The entire nation is working really hard towards fighting the Coronavirus which is rapidly spreading across the various states. Celebrities and fans alike are doing their best to contribute in terms of money as well as necessities. And now, the All Kerala Mohanlal Fans Association has donated 18,000 face masks in the state. The secretary […]
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In settings where face masks are not available, HCP might use homemade masks (e.g., bandana, scarf) for care of patients with COVID-19 as a last resort [our emphasis]. However, homemade masks are not considered PPE, since their capability to protect HCP is unknown. Caution should be exercised when considering this option. Homemade masks should ideally be used in […]
Consequently, the discussions over changing the CDC’s mask guidance are about whether most people should start wearing home-made fabric masks, which may offer some protection against large droplets but don’t protect against small particles in the air. Not considered official “personal protective equipment” by the CDC, the agency only recommends them for health care workers […]