Any used cotton cloth can be used to make face covers. The colour of the fabric does not matter but one must ensure that the fabric is washed well in boiling water for 5 minutes and dried well before making the face cover.
‘I think, right now, it’s a really important time to do self care. I think self care is super important and I always start my self care routine, which is daily – especially when I’m on Zoom calls – with my mask,’ she said from her $10M home in LA.
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the BJP rank and file to distribute masks to at least 5-7 people and even wear them at home, if possible. Addressing BJP cadre through a video link on the 40th foundation day of the party on Monday, Modi made five requests to each member. He emphasised […]
What worries experts about masks? “What’s the downside to asking people to put on masks or wrap their faces with a shawl?” said Dr. William Schaffner, professor of preventive medicine and infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University. “It may make some people think they’re bulletproof. Some bozo out there will say, ‘Let’s put on our bandannas […]
Montgomery County has been under a Stay At Home order since March 27 but since March 12 the county government has limited capacity of local events and gatherings to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Currently, restaurants and bars are closed to table service, but food can be served through pickup or delivery options. Many […]
Official Opposition Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said the face mask ban was “Extremely worrying. This is why we need transparent weekly government updates during this crisis. Canadians must know that we have enough respirators, personal protective equipment, and access to the supplies we need.”
ABC health reporter Dr Norman Swan said today: ‘If we had an unlimited number of surgical masks, it probably would make a difference wearing them in public because it would stop the asymptomatic people spreading the virus to others.’
And pointing toward the president, Biden added, “he may not like how he looks in a mask but the truth of the matter is that — follow the science. That’s what they’re telling us. So if I go out in public, and I have not gone to commercial places of late, I haven’t gone to my […]
In reference to your report (Can a face mask protect me from coronavirus? Covid-19 myths busted, 5 April), the use of face masks by the public, together with social distancing and handwashing, prevents the transmission of coronavirus and saves lives. France is the latest country to do a U-turn, joining others such as the US, […]
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the principal U.S. coronavirus hot spots – New York and Louisiana – reported their biggest jumps in COVID-19 deaths yet on Friday, as the White House sent mixed messages on whether Americans should cover their face if they venture outdoors.