Homemade face masks, coronavirus, N95: What the CDC says and everything to know

The device created as part of this publication should NOT be used as a replacement for conventional and approved Personal Protective Equipment. The device has not been industry tested nor has it been NIOSH approved. The publication of this article shall not constitute or be deemed to constitute any representation by the authors, their affiliates, […]

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

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 […]

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

We are three people. But our stories represent thousands, if not millions, of people around the globe who are struggling to connect with others during Covid-19. The Deaf/Hard of Hearing Technology Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center published strategies for deaf people to use when they navigate public or medical spaces, such as by downloading speech-to-text apps […]

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

“Sure, masks are becoming rare commodities, and Americans buy them wherever they are, regardless of the price,” the source reportedly said, adding the US pays “double and cash, even before having seen the goods.” Criticism has been levelled at the United States, like France, for lack of preparedness in dealing with COVID-19, as well as […]

America Is Learning to Tolerate the Face Mask

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.

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

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 […]

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 […]

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

What it means for the general public is still confusing and ethically murky. There is a lethal shortage of medical masks — both the rigid, snug-fitting N95 respirators and the looser fitting surgical masks — for health care workers, and there will be even fewer if the general public buys them en masse. And as […]