April 15, 2020 Update

This 3-D Simulation Shows Why Social Distancing Is So Important https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/04/14/science/coronavirus-transmission-cough-6-feet-ar-ul.html Singapore About-Turns on Masks, Making Them Compulsory in Virus Fight https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/04/14/world/asia/14reuters-health-coronavirus-singapore.html Veterans Affairs Hospitals Will Give Masks Only to Some Employees, Memos Show https://www.wsj.com/articles/veterans-affairs-hospitals-will-give-masks-only-to-some-employees-memos-show-11586628576 Exclusive: Nurses at Mexico Hospital Hit by Coronavirus Say They Were Told to Avoid Masks https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/04/14/world/americas/14reuters-health-coronavirus-mexico-hospital-exclusive.html Why Can’t America MakeContinue reading “April 15, 2020 Update”

April 14, 2020 Update

Coronavirus Face Masks: Everything You Need To Know https://www.huffpost.com/entry/coronavirus-face-masks-everything-you-need-to-know_l_5e8ca647c5b6e1a2e0faa947?eso Cambridge experts call for widespread face mask use in COVID-19 crisis https://newatlas.com/health-wellbeing/cambridge-coronavirus-widespread-cloth-face-mask-covid-19/ Oakland County to require employees providing essential services to wear masks during COVID-19 outbreak https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/local/2020/04/14/oakland-county-to-require-employees-providing-essential-services-to-wear-masks-during-covid-19-outbreak/ Where thousands of masks a day are decontaminated to battle the virus 3M Isn’t a Coronavirus Villain. If theContinue reading “April 14, 2020 Update”

April 13, 2020 Update

Do face masks really reduce coronavirus spread? Experts have mixed answers. https://www.livescience.com/are-face-masks-effective-reducing-coronavirus-spread.html New study questions the effectiveness of masks against SARS-CoV-2 https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/new-study-questions-the-effectiveness-of-masks-against-sars-cov-2 Can homemade face masks prevent coronavirus? Everything you should know https://www.cnet.com/how-to/can-homemade-face-masks-prevent-coronavirus-everything-you-should-know/ Should the public wear masks to slow the spread of SARS-CoV-2? https://www.economist.com/science-and-technology/2020/04/11/should-the-public-wear-masks-to-slow-the-spread-of-sars-cov-2 Covid-19 FAQ: Face masks – what you need to knowContinue reading “April 13, 2020 Update”

April 11-12, 2020 – Weekend Update

Chilling video reveals how coronavirus spreads from a single cough in a supermarket https://www.foxnews.com/science/video-reveals-how-coronavirus-spreads-from-a-single-cough-in-a-supermarket  #MasksUnited #COVID19Pandemic #coronavirus #virusspread  #PPE #masksforall #Masks4All #MasksNow #Mask #stopthespread #whatwecando #flattenthecurve #N95mask #maskshortage #masksupplychain #DIY #influenza #flu #stoptheflu #respirators #uniformmaskuse  Summary for Healthcare Facilities: Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of N95 Respirators during the COVID-19 Response https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/checklist-n95-strategy.html #MasksUnited #COVID19Pandemic #coronavirusContinue reading “April 11-12, 2020 – Weekend Update”

April 9-10, 2020 Update

Coronavirus: Should children, babies wear masks to protect against COVID-19? https://www.wsbtv.com/news/trending/coronavirus-should-children-babies-wear-masks-protect-against-covid-19/P4LFBSJSGRE4NIEXMPZT4O7W7I Should We All Be Wearing Face Masks? Here’s Why Experts Are So Conflicted https://www.sciencealert.com/this-is-why-advice-on-whether-you-should-wear-a-mask-is-just-so-confusing 9 questions about coronavirus and masks, answered https://www.vox.com/2020/4/8/21209895/coronavirus-face-masks-n95-covid-19-ppe-shortage The right way to use and clean your mask during the COVID-19 pandemic https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/09/how-to-use-and-clean-homemade-face-mask-to-prevent-covid19.html Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of N95 RespiratorsContinue reading “April 9-10, 2020 Update”