April 24, 2020 Update

Snorkeling Mask Apparatus Might Help COVID-19 Patients Avoid Intubation https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/snorkeling-mask-apparatus-might-help-covid-19-patients-avoid-intubation/ Will regular mask use in public continue beyond the COVID-19 outbreak? https://www.clickondetroit.com/health/good-health/2020/04/23/will-regular-mask-use-in-public-continue-beyond-the-covid-19-outbreak/ Shortage fears still loom, but masks can definitely help prevent the spread of COVID-19 https://www.zmescience.com/medicine/face-mask-coronavirus-transmission-22042020/ Coronavirus: Germany’s states make face masks compulsory https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-52382196 Are elastic face masks making your ears ache in coronavirusContinue reading “April 24, 2020 Update”

April 20-22, 2020 – Weekend Update

  As Leaders Urge Face Masks, Their Behavior Muffles the Message https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/22/us/politics/coronavirus-masks.html?searchResultPosition=3     Harris County Requiring Residents To Wear Masks Outdoors During COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/harris-county/2020/04/22/367766/harris-county-requiring-residents-to-wear-masks-outside-the-house-during-covid-19-pandemic/       Masks Are Now Required in New York to Prevent Covid-19 Spread. Here’s How to Make One in 45 Seconds. https://www.barrons.com/articles/masks-are-required-in-new-york-to-prevent-covid-19-spread-how-to-make-one-in-45-seconds-51587305517      Is This COVID-19 Mask EfficacyContinue reading “April 20-22, 2020 – Weekend Update”

April 18-19, 2020 Update

Time To Encourage People To Wear Face Masks As A Precaution, Say Experts https://scienmag.com/time-to-encourage-people-to-wear-face-masks-as-a-precaution-say-experts/ Walmart employees will be required to wear face coverings from next week https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/walmart-employees-will-be-required-to-wear-face-coverings-from-next-week/ar-BB12ONra?ocid=se U.S. Pays High Prices for Masks From Unproven Vendors in Coronavirus Fight https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-pays-high-prices-for-masks-from-unproven-vendors-in-coronavirus-fight-11587218400?mod=searchresults&page=1&pos=7 Anti-Coronavirus (COVID-19) Face Shield — Easy To Make At Low Cost https://scienmag.com/anti-coronavirus-covid-19-face-shield-easy-to-make-at-low-cost/ Are Face MasksContinue reading “April 18-19, 2020 Update”

April 17, 2020 Update

Everyone will have to wear a mask at Pa. businesses that are still open | Coronavirus Newsletter https://www.inquirer.com/health/coronavirus/newsletter/coronavirus-covid19-philadelphia-pennsylvania-masks-required-stimulus-check-new-jersey-20200415.html?__vfz=medium%3Dsharebar Face it, these mask-making efforts during the COVID-19 crisis reveal who we really are https://www.geekwire.com/2020/face-mask-makingefforts-covid-19-crisis-reveal-really/ A dinner table chat between husband and wife may help solve the coronavirus mask shortage https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/dinnertable-chat-between-husband-wife-may-help-solvecoronavirus-n1183716 Nurses suspended for refusing COVID-19 careContinue reading “April 17, 2020 Update”

April 16, 2020 Update

CDC: Decontamination and Reuse of Filtering Facepiece Respirators https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/ppe-strategy/decontamination-reuse-respirators.html Minnesota hospitals stretching, conserving COVID-19 masks https://www.startribune.com/minnesota-hospitals-stretching-conserving-covid-19-masks/569677902/ Homemade face masks and coronavirus: Everything you should know today https://www.cnet.com/how-to/homemade-face-masks-and-coronavirus-everything-you-should-know-today/ N.Y. Gov. Cuomo Orders Public Mask Use To Curb COVID-19 Spread https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/04/15/835500458/ny-gov-cuomo-orders-public-mask-use-to-curb-covid-19-spread Coronavirus Latest: Anne Arundel County Requiring All Shoppers, Employees To Wear Face Masks To Prevent COVID-19Continue reading “April 16, 2020 Update”