For the deaf or hard of hearing, face masks pose new challenge

Lauren Sugrue was born hard of hearing. Sugrue says, “Lip reading has been more difficult because you don’t want people to take off their masks or other face coverings for protection. But when you can’t see their lips, it’s extremely difficult to know what they’re saying. I’ve had to find new ways to communicate even […]

Friendship association presents face masks to Italy

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 […]

Bella and Gigi Hadid’s Facialist Shares The Best DIY Face Masks to Do At Home

If you’ve noticed that your experiencing a bit of congestion, Luzon suggests whipping up her DIY Green Tea Mask, which calls for a 1 cup of the antioxidant-rich tea, 2 cups of rice flour and half a teaspoon of honey. Once the ingredients are mixed together, leave the mask on for 20 minutes before massaging […]

COVID-19: US ‘Hijacked’ Batch of Face Masks Ordered by France From China – Reports

Renaud Muselier, president of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, was cited as revealing that during a meeting between regional officials, one of them “explained that his order for masks had been “hijacked” at the airport by the Americans, who paid three-fold for the protective supplies.

Amazon says all warehouse workers will have face masks by next week

At the same time, Amazon’s distribution network is under unprecedented strain as millions of people in self-quarantine move their shopping online. The company has already hired more than 80,000 new workers to help with the increased demand, it said Thursday, and plans to hire 20,000 more.

America Is Learning to Tolerate the Face Mask

The president seemed to be implying that a masked country couldn’t be our country—that such a sight would be alien and alarming, and thus hopefully a short-lived ordeal. It was an expression of the stigma long attached to mask-wearing in the Western world, as opposed to many Asian countries, where those who don’t wear masks […]

Mohanlal fans donate 18,000 face masks in Kerala

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 […]

Thief, 35, is jailed for six months for stealing face masks, paper suits and hand gel from ambulance during coronavirus lockdown

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What You Need To Know About The Great Face Mask Debate

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 […]

The Latest: Taiwan plans to donate 10 million face masks

Spain has more than 100,000 COVID-19 infections and has seen more than 800 deaths for five days in a row, although authorities say that the arc of contagion has started to slow down. Intensive care units in hospitals of Madrid, the hardest hit region, are reporting a slightly lower number of patients arriving in serious […]