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If You’re Using This Mask for Protection, Throw It Out Now, FDA Warns

Seen in Bestlife THE AGENCY IS ASKING PEOPLE TO STOP USING ONE SPECIFIC MASK. Virus experts have gone back and forth about the need for masks over the last few months, with the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant complicating the situation. In July, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made a major reversal of its mask guidance, recommending …

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Confused About Masking? It’s Time to Get Tactical

Seen in Bloomberg The Covid-19 pandemic seems to have sorted us into three types based on our attitudes toward masking: Call them nervous maskers, never-maskers and uncertain maskers. The first feel guilty or nervous about unmasking, so they tend to default to wearing masks; the second feel angry and resentful about being told to mask, so they often refuse entirely. …

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The FDA warns against some N95 masks because they might not be safe

Seen in Desert A look at why the FDA doesn’t want you to use specific N95 masks By Herb Scribner@HerbScribner The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has warned against using certain types of N95 respirators because of potential safety issues. The FDA said it doesn’t want people using N95 masks developed by Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (Shanghai Dasheng). The Centers for Disease …

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N95 vs KN95 masks: Which masks are best to buy?

The pandemic rages on, so we’re all in the market to buy N95s or KN95s. Vaccinations continue to roll out, but thanks to the combination of not enough people having yet taken the vaccine, and the rise of new strains of COVID-19, masks are still a necessary part of life. Even if you’re vaccinated, experts argue that to prevent the spread …

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How long can I reuse and wear my face mask or respirator?

SALT LAKE CITY — With every student in Utah receiving a KN95 face mask ahead of the 2021-2022 school year, many parents want to know: how often can my child reuse it? N95 respirators are tight-fitting face masks that filter out at least 95% of particles in the air and offer more protection than a medical mask because it filters out large …

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WHO monitoring new coronavirus variant named Mu

Source: theguardian.com The World Health Organization has added another version of coronavirus to its list of “variants of interest” amid concerns that it may partially evade the immunity people have developed from past infection or vaccination. The Mu variant, also known as B.1.621, was added to the WHO’s watchlist on 30 August after it was detected in 39 countries and found to …

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Stop using these N95 masks, FDA says. There are ‘serious concerns’

Source Miami Herald This article has Unlimited Access. For more coverage, sign up for our daily coronavirus newsletter. To support our commitment to public service journalism: Subscribe Now. Federal health officials are warning health care professionals about “serious concerns” regarding the quality of certain N95 masks made by Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing in China. It’s unclear what is specifically wrong …

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Should we keep using face masks after been vaccinated?

After the vaccine came out to help fight COVID-19, a question has arisen, should we continue to wear a face mask? the answer is YES. Health experts such as Dr. Preeti Malani, chief health officer at the University of Michigan, says that “masks and social distancing will need to continue into the foreseeable future — until we have some level …

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What is the face mask that prevents the most from COVID-19?

The University of Tokyo did a recent study to measure the effectiveness of face masks that prevent the spread of the coronavirus. For this, the researchers created an infection simulator in an air chamber, where they put two mannequin heads facing each other. The first one never wears a face mask and has a nebulizer that continuously discharges virus particles …