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All the Wildest Coronavirus Premonitions, From 'Space Jam' to 'The Simpsons'

Some of these are eerily accurate. Most are utterly ridiculous.

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3:29pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

All the different types of face masks, and who should wear them during the coronavirus outbreak

As the novel coronavirus spreads through the US, people have clamored for now sold-out or up-charged masks of all types in an effort to protect themselves. Health experts have said over and over that healthy people should not buy masks, since they won't do mu…

n95 mask - Business Insider
1:11pm PDT - March 11th, 2020

Face masks in national stockpile have not been substantially replenished since 2009 - The Washington Post

Face masks in national stockpile have not been substantially replenished since 2009 The Washington Post US hospitals are already starting to run out of respirator masks crucial for coronavirus protection Livescience.com States Need Medical Supplies to Fight C…

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1:59pm PDT - March 10th, 2020

The global mask shortage may get worse

The global mask shortage may get worseBefore Covid-19 outbreak, China produced about half of the world’s output of masks, as per state media Xinhua.

n95 mask - The Times of India
11:33am PDT - March 10th, 2020

Facebook bans face mask ads to fight coronavirus price gouging

On Friday, Facebook announced that it would further attempt to limit coronavirus-related chaos on its platform by banning commerce listings and advertisements for medical face masks. “We’re monitoring COVID19 closely and will make necessary updates to our pol…

n95 mask - TechCrunch
7:03pm PST - March 6th, 2020

Want N95 mask? Get doctors prescription

The FDA warned that serious action would be taken against those who are found selling masks at high prices or hoarding them.

n95 mask - The Hindu
9:02am PST - March 6th, 2020

Can face masks really protect us from toxic pollutants?

An estimated 28,000 to 36,000 deaths a year in the UK are attributed to long-term exposure to air pollution. Exposure to air pollution can cause a range of serious health complications, including lung cancer, heart disease, and stroke. Pollution can come from…

n95 mask - The Next Web
8:00am PST - March 6th, 2020

Health Experts Are Telling Healthy People Not to Wear Face Masks for Coronavirus. So Why Are So Many Doing It?

As the new coronavirus COVID-19 spreads in the U.S., people who are well want to stay that way. But since no vaccines are currently available, the strongest weapons Americans have are basic preventive measures like hand-washing and sanitizing surfaces, accord…

n95 mask - Time
6:00am PST - March 4th, 2020

"Contagion" star Gwyneth Paltrow posts photo in face mask

"Paltrow's just going to go ahead and sleep with this thing on the plane," the actress said.

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5:00pm PST - February 26th, 2020

Gwyneth Paltrow, star of 'Contagion,' is taking her coronavirus worries seriously

Gwyneth Paltrow isn't taking any risks. On her way to Paris, the actress posted a picture to Instagram showing herself taking precaution against the coronavirus.

n95 mask - CNN
9:17am PST - February 26th, 2020

America's largest face mask manufacturer can't keep up with coronavirus demand

"It's a madhouse. We are going as fast as we can," said Mike Bowen of Prestige Ameritech.

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5:46am PST - February 26th, 2020

A top US health official say the US needs 300 million face masks for healthcare workers. But masks are not necessarily effective against coronavirus.

Health and Human Services Sec. Alex Azar said the US needs at least 300 million face masks for health officials as the country braces the rapid spread of the coronavirus. The HHS secretary said the US already has 30 million, but would need 270 million more. T…

n95 mask - Business Insider
11:18pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Largest face mask maker in U.S. can't keep up with coronavirus demand

"It's a madhouse. We are going as fast as we can," said Mike Bowen of Prestige Ameritech.

n95 mask - CBS News
4:58pm PST - February 25th, 2020

People are selling medical face-masks on Facebook in bulk amid coronavirus fears (FB)

Fears around the novel coronavirus have created a bustling market in medical face masks on Facebook. People are buying and selling huge quantities of the masks via dedicated Facebook groups with tens of thousands of members. Public health experts have warned …

n95 mask - Business Insider
2:47pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Shortages, confusion and poor communication complicate coronavirus preparations - The Washington Post

Shortages, confusion and poor communication complicate coronavirus preparations The Washington Post

n95 mask - The Washington Post
2:21pm PST - February 25th, 2020

How Big of a Scam Are 'Coronavirus Protection Kits?'

Opportunistic businesses are trying to cash in on coronavirus paranoia with suits, masks, goggles, and shoe covers.

n95 mask - Vice News
4:00am PST - February 19th, 2020

Chemists run out of masks in Mumbai

As fear of coronavirus grips people, manufacturers and suppliers struggle to meet high export orders

n95 mask - The Hindu
12:06pm PST - February 18th, 2020

I've been traveling in Asia for 3 weeks in the midst of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, and actually catching the virus is far from my biggest fear

Three weeks into a two-month trip throughout Asia, it has been impossible not to have travel plans disrupted by the deadly coronavirus COVID-19. With a relatively low rate of confirmed cases outside of China, fears about actually catching the coronavirus are …

n95 mask - Business Insider
7:33am PST - February 18th, 2020

Philippines 'ill-prepared' as it grapples with coronavirus threat

Overworked healthcare staff fear exposure to virus as government faces criticism over $197m cuts in budget for health.

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9:03pm PST - February 17th, 2020

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n95 mask - The Hill
9:19pm PST - February 12th, 2020

Vancouver hospitals increase face mask control amid coronavirus fears

As the global concern over the novel coronavirus outbreak continues, Providence Health Care has centralized its storage of protective face masks and sent staff a memo about when it's appropriate to use the masks.

n95 mask - CBC News
6:00am PST - February 11th, 2020

Coronavirus: How not to get sick while traveling

Rest of World News: Wary travelers are donning masks on New York City subways and in San Francisco airports.

n95 mask - The Times of India
9:26pm PST - February 9th, 2020

Hospitals are stockpiling supplies amid fears a coronavirus-related mask shortage could endanger healthcare providers

In the face of the coronavirus outbreak, the US medical community is bracing for a potential shortage in crucial equipment, including protective N95 respirator masks. Medical suppliers like Henry Schein and Medline told Business Insider that the coronavirus o…

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5:22am PST - February 8th, 2020

A biomedical engineer created a mask coated in salt that he says could neutralize viruses like the coronavirus in 5 minutes

Medical face masks can block some germs, but germs also linger on their surfaces. Researchers say they've created a new type of face mask with a salt coating that can neutralize germs. The technology has been tested on three influenza strains. Visit Business …

n95 mask - Business Insider
4:38am PST - February 8th, 2020

Watch | Coronavirus | Can masks protect you?

A video on the n95 respirator and the shortage of face mask supplies world over

n95 mask - The Hindu
12:17am PST - February 8th, 2020