September 21, 2020

Making Own Face Masks at Home

  On 8 April the World Health Organization said there was no evidence to suggest wearing a nose and face mask outside prevented healthy people from picking up Covid-19. Masks have recently become mandatory indoors in numerous cities across Canada along with the complete provinces of Quebec and Nova Scotia. The Public Health Agency of Canada is also recommending masks in schools for children over age 10, a thing that some provinces have mandated. Hospitals are requesting donations of N-95 respirators (the CDC-recommended masks for the medical staff working with infectious patients). But these efforts aren’t enough to maintain the …