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MyPillow, other US companies making face masks to meet coronavirus shortages

MyPillow, other US companies making face masks to meet coronavirus shortages

As coronavirus cases start to overwhelm U.S. hospitals, American companies say they're starting to make face masks and other personal protective equipment crit [...] Read full article: MyPillow, other US companies making face...→

MyPillow, other US companies making face masks to meet coronavirus shortages

MyPillow, other US companies making face masks to meet coronavirus shortages

As coronavirus cases start to overwhelm U.S. hospitals, American companies say they're starting to make face masks and other personal protective equipment crit [...] Read full article: MyPillow, other US companies making face...→

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

In basements and garages across America, a cottage industry of 3D printing is gaining steam to address PPE shortages amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D pr...→

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Corin Kinkhabwala was hoping to take it easy during his last few months of medical school. “The plan was to do a research elective, hang out, go to the gym and [...] Read full article: Meet the medical students joining the co...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

The county now has 1,016 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths, though the county reported some good news. The number of hospitalized patients dropped from [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Ord...→

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

Personal protective equipment in short supply in hospitals across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic will be prevented from leaving the United States, U [...] Read full article: CBP to seize exports of coronavirus mask...→

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

The Rocky Mountain Nationals wrestling tournament was canceled due to coronavirus. The Gutierrez brothers, the organizers of the event, were devastated but dec [...] Read full article: WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestl...→

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

The city of Miami issued a measure Wednesday ordering all people at businesses and construction sites and more to wear face masks to prevent the spread of coro [...] Read full article: City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face...→

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

We get it, Michigan. You're scared of the coronavirus. If and when you have to hit the grocery store or pharmacy, we imagine you suit... Read full article: Michiganders, stop dumping masks and glo...→

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

There’s no sports idols to worship right now but there is one superstar whose bobblehead sales are smashing records in the effort to fight the coronavirus — Dr [...] Read full article: Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to...→

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

The move follows a Detroit bus driver's dying from coronavirus after posting a video about a coughing passenger. "We have to care for and protect our neighbors [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to recei...→

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Two prominent San Jose developers and several local companies vow to provide thousands of food and medical supply kits for people most affected by California’s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate...→

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Previous studies have demonstrated the novel coronavirus can live on certain surfaces, such as plastic or cardboard, for different periods of time. A new study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can live on surgical masks f...→

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

When Governor Charlie Baker ordered all non-essential businesses to close amid the coronavirus outbreak, footwear company New Balance complied and temporarily [...] Read full article: An inside look into New Balance’s quest ...→

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Local and state officials are asking hotels to volunteer to house patients or first responders, but Trump's businesses have yet to step up. Read full article: Trump's coronavirus response relies on c...→

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

The Strategic National Stockpile says its supply of N95 respirator masks, surgical masks, face shields, gowns and other medical supplies needed for front-line [...] Read full article: Strategic National Stockpile nearly out ...→

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

The United States may have one of the most advanced medical systems on the globe, but the coronavirus has sparked a dire need for protective equipment -- and s [...] Read full article: Bikers among the unorthodox groups donat...→

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

With this fight against coronavirus comes a constant need for protective equipment for those on the front lines, and the supplies are coming from unlikely sour [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organiza...→

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

The aircraft carrier has already had 286 confirmed coronavirus infections, the Navy said Wednesday — a scandal that led to its whistleblower captain being fire [...] Read full article: Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-str...→

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small business are facing a coronavirus relief system that may make it difficult to access loans. Read full article: Minority-owned small businesses face uni...→

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Greg Abbott called it "Texans helping Texans." A company based in North Texas is looking to supply the state with about two million masks per week. Read full article: Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking...→

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

A British man will spend the next three months in the slammer — for ripping off a trio of medical masks from a hospital during the coronavirus crisis, accordin [...] Read full article: Man jailed for stealing masks from hospi...→

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

The state has inked several contracts to obtain 150 million N95 masks and another 50 million surgical masks monthly. Read full article: Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Mask...→

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

A Spanish businessman ripped off about two million face masks from a warehouse — and sold all but 100 to neighboring Portugal before he was busted, according t [...] Read full article: Man busted for stealing, selling about 2...→

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

Residents of one California county have been ordered to wear masks in public to contain the spread of COVID-19– or face a $1,000 fine. “Failed compliance could [...] Read full article: California county threatens $1,000 fine ...→

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Two Texas prisons have been locked down to slow the spread of the coronavirus, while inmates at other facilities are making masks to fight the pandemic. Read full article: Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to...→

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

The New Balance factory in Lawrence is still open during the coronavirus pandemic, but they aren't making shoes. Read full article: New Balance Factory Switches To Making M...→

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

With health officials calling for the public to wear face coverings to help combat COVID-19, the internet is abuzz with advice -- and debates -- on the best ap [...] Read full article: From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind ...→

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in a small German town are giving back to the community by sewing face masks for those who are retired, a group that is at high risk of contracting th [...] Read full article: Refugees in Germany give back by sewing ...→

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

It started with a plea from a Bronx emergency room doctor. Dr. Michael Halperin made an urgent and unusual request of his fellow skiers. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community...→

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

UltraView Archery makes parts for bows, like grips, scopes, releases and more. But owner Kolby Hanley is now using his 3D printers in a war-like effort to help [...] Read full article: Former world champion athlete converts a...→

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Massachusetts grocery store employees vowed to stand six feet apart during a massive protest in Boston Tuesday morning after many claim they were forced to rep [...] Read full article: Boston grocery store workers stand 6 fee...→

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Inmates in Israeli prisons are manufacturing protective masks in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Again...→

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Baby-size face shields were given to newborns at a hospital in Samut Prakan, Thailand. The medical mini-masks, which are made of plastic, will hopefully protec [...] Read full article: Face shields given to newborn babies to ...→

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Normally it’s busy season for dress designers, as alterations would be in full swing for proms and weddings. But business has temporarily shifted for Jules Joy [...] Read full article: Dress designer in St. Clair Shores trans...→

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

The Detroit Department of Transportation will be providing 20,000 surgical face masks free-of-charge to riders as part of the city's fight to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to b...→

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

The Burton snowboard company is donating 500,000 respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast, harnessing the company’s worldwide footprint to help put a [...] Read full article: Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus mas...→

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Lerun Hussain, 34, was sentenced to three months in jail after being caught stealing surgical masks from a London hospital. Read full article: Man jailed after stealing three surgical...→

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

The COVID-19 pandemic still has a tight grip on the U.S., infecting people in all 50 states. But one group of Americans is more susceptible to the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face High...→

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

With health officials calling for the public to wear face coverings to help combat COVID-19, the internet is abuzz with advice -- and debates -- on the best ap [...] Read full article: From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind ...→

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

The Strategic National Stockpile says its supply of N95 respirator masks, surgical masks, face shields, gowns and other medical supplies needed for front-line [...] Read full article: Strategic National Stockpile nearly out ...→

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Corin Kinkhabwala was hoping to take it easy during his last few months of medical school. “The plan was to do a research elective, hang out, go to the gym and [...] Read full article: Meet the medical students joining the co...→

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

Personal protective equipment in short supply in hospitals across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic will be prevented from leaving the United States, U [...] Read full article: CBP to seize exports of coronavirus mask...→

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

It started with a plea from a Bronx emergency room doctor. Dr. Michael Halperin made an urgent and unusual request of his fellow skiers. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community...→

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

The city of Miami issued a measure Wednesday ordering all people at businesses and construction sites and more to wear face masks to prevent the spread of coro [...] Read full article: City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face...→

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Massachusetts grocery store employees vowed to stand six feet apart during a massive protest in Boston Tuesday morning after many claim they were forced to rep [...] Read full article: Boston grocery store workers stand 6 fee...→

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small business are facing a coronavirus relief system that may make it difficult to access loans. Read full article: Minority-owned small businesses face uni...→

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Inmates in Israeli prisons are manufacturing protective masks in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Again...→

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

A British man will spend the next three months in the slammer — for ripping off a trio of medical masks from a hospital during the coronavirus crisis, accordin [...] Read full article: Man jailed for stealing masks from hospi...→

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

The move follows a Detroit bus driver's dying from coronavirus after posting a video about a coughing passenger. "We have to care for and protect our neighbors [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to recei...→

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Normally it’s busy season for dress designers, as alterations would be in full swing for proms and weddings. But business has temporarily shifted for Jules Joy [...] Read full article: Dress designer in St. Clair Shores trans...→

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

The state has inked several contracts to obtain 150 million N95 masks and another 50 million surgical masks monthly. Read full article: Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Mask...→

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

The Burton snowboard company is donating 500,000 respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast, harnessing the company’s worldwide footprint to help put a [...] Read full article: Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus mas...→

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

Residents of one California county have been ordered to wear masks in public to contain the spread of COVID-19– or face a $1,000 fine. “Failed compliance could [...] Read full article: California county threatens $1,000 fine ...→

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

When Governor Charlie Baker ordered all non-essential businesses to close amid the coronavirus outbreak, footwear company New Balance complied and temporarily [...] Read full article: An inside look into New Balance’s quest ...→

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Local and state officials are asking hotels to volunteer to house patients or first responders, but Trump's businesses have yet to step up. Read full article: Trump's coronavirus response relies on c...→

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

In basements and garages across America, a cottage industry of 3D printing is gaining steam to address PPE shortages amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D pr...→

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

The United States may have one of the most advanced medical systems on the globe, but the coronavirus has sparked a dire need for protective equipment -- and s [...] Read full article: Bikers among the unorthodox groups donat...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

The county now has 1,016 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths, though the county reported some good news. The number of hospitalized patients dropped from [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Ord...→

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in a small German town are giving back to the community by sewing face masks for those who are retired, a group that is at high risk of contracting th [...] Read full article: Refugees in Germany give back by sewing ...→

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

With this fight against coronavirus comes a constant need for protective equipment for those on the front lines, and the supplies are coming from unlikely sour [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organiza...→

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

The Rocky Mountain Nationals wrestling tournament was canceled due to coronavirus. The Gutierrez brothers, the organizers of the event, were devastated but dec [...] Read full article: WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestl...→

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

UltraView Archery makes parts for bows, like grips, scopes, releases and more. But owner Kolby Hanley is now using his 3D printers in a war-like effort to help [...] Read full article: Former world champion athlete converts a...→

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

The aircraft carrier has already had 286 confirmed coronavirus infections, the Navy said Wednesday — a scandal that led to its whistleblower captain being fire [...] Read full article: Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-str...→

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

We get it, Michigan. You're scared of the coronavirus. If and when you have to hit the grocery store or pharmacy, we imagine you suit... Read full article: Michiganders, stop dumping masks and glo...→

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Greg Abbott called it "Texans helping Texans." A company based in North Texas is looking to supply the state with about two million masks per week. Read full article: Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking...→

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

There’s no sports idols to worship right now but there is one superstar whose bobblehead sales are smashing records in the effort to fight the coronavirus — Dr [...] Read full article: Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to...→

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Baby-size face shields were given to newborns at a hospital in Samut Prakan, Thailand. The medical mini-masks, which are made of plastic, will hopefully protec [...] Read full article: Face shields given to newborn babies to ...→

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Two prominent San Jose developers and several local companies vow to provide thousands of food and medical supply kits for people most affected by California’s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate...→

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

The Detroit Department of Transportation will be providing 20,000 surgical face masks free-of-charge to riders as part of the city's fight to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to b...→

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

A Spanish businessman ripped off about two million face masks from a warehouse — and sold all but 100 to neighboring Portugal before he was busted, according t [...] Read full article: Man busted for stealing, selling about 2...→

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Previous studies have demonstrated the novel coronavirus can live on certain surfaces, such as plastic or cardboard, for different periods of time. A new study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can live on surgical masks f...→

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Lerun Hussain, 34, was sentenced to three months in jail after being caught stealing surgical masks from a London hospital. Read full article: Man jailed after stealing three surgical...→

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Two Texas prisons have been locked down to slow the spread of the coronavirus, while inmates at other facilities are making masks to fight the pandemic. Read full article: Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to...→

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

The COVID-19 pandemic still has a tight grip on the U.S., infecting people in all 50 states. But one group of Americans is more susceptible to the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face High...→

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

The New Balance factory in Lawrence is still open during the coronavirus pandemic, but they aren't making shoes. Read full article: New Balance Factory Switches To Making M...→

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Trump's coronavirus response relies on companies, just not his

Local and state officials are asking hotels to volunteer to house patients or first responders, but Trump's businesses have yet to step up. Read full article: Trump's coronavirus response relies on c...→

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind of face covering is your best bet against coronavirus?

With health officials calling for the public to wear face coverings to help combat COVID-19, the internet is abuzz with advice -- and debates -- on the best ap [...] Read full article: From scarves to HEPA filters, what kind ...→

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D printers to address coronavirus shortages

In basements and garages across America, a cottage industry of 3D printing is gaining steam to address PPE shortages amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Making 'PPE' at home: Families use 3D pr...→

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

Strategic National Stockpile nearly out of coronavirus N95 masks, other protective equipment, HHS says

The Strategic National Stockpile says its supply of N95 respirator masks, surgical masks, face shields, gowns and other medical supplies needed for front-line [...] Read full article: Strategic National Stockpile nearly out ...→

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Meet the medical students joining the coronavirus fight

Corin Kinkhabwala was hoping to take it easy during his last few months of medical school. “The plan was to do a research elective, hang out, go to the gym and [...] Read full article: Meet the medical students joining the co...→

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

Bikers among the unorthodox groups donating masks to coronavirus workers via website

The United States may have one of the most advanced medical systems on the globe, but the coronavirus has sparked a dire need for protective equipment -- and s [...] Read full article: Bikers among the unorthodox groups donat...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Order On Face Coverings, Reports 2 More Deaths

The county now has 1,016 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths, though the county reported some good news. The number of hospitalized patients dropped from [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Considers Ord...→

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in Germany give back by sewing coronavirus face masks for the retired

Refugees in a small German town are giving back to the community by sewing face masks for those who are retired, a group that is at high risk of contracting th [...] Read full article: Refugees in Germany give back by sewing ...→

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

CBP to seize exports of coronavirus masks, gloves, PPE, to ensure US doesn't need them

Personal protective equipment in short supply in hospitals across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic will be prevented from leaving the United States, U [...] Read full article: CBP to seize exports of coronavirus mask...→

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organizations Making Up For Government's Shortcomings On PPE Procurement Front

With this fight against coronavirus comes a constant need for protective equipment for those on the front lines, and the supplies are coming from unlikely sour [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Businesses, Organiza...→

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community Steps Up To Donate Goggles, Masks To Front-Line Workers

It started with a plea from a Bronx emergency room doctor. Dr. Michael Halperin made an urgent and unusual request of his fellow skiers. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Snow Sport Community...→

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestling tournament, then they turned their singlets operation into face mask making

The Rocky Mountain Nationals wrestling tournament was canceled due to coronavirus. The Gutierrez brothers, the organizers of the event, were devastated but dec [...] Read full article: WATCH: Coronavirus canceled their wrestl...→

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

Former world champion athlete converts archery business to make 3D printable respirator masks during coronavirus pandemic

UltraView Archery makes parts for bows, like grips, scopes, releases and more. But owner Kolby Hanley is now using his 3D printers in a war-like effort to help [...] Read full article: Former world champion athlete converts a...→

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face Masks at Grocery Stores, More

The city of Miami issued a measure Wednesday ordering all people at businesses and construction sites and more to wear face masks to prevent the spread of coro [...] Read full article: City of Miami Orders People to Wear Face...→

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-stricken ship while wearing T-shirt masks

The aircraft carrier has already had 286 confirmed coronavirus infections, the Navy said Wednesday — a scandal that led to its whistleblower captain being fire [...] Read full article: Sailors ordered to clean coronavirus-str...→

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Boston grocery store workers stand 6 feet apart to protest lack of masks, wages amid coronavirus outbreak

Massachusetts grocery store employees vowed to stand six feet apart during a massive protest in Boston Tuesday morning after many claim they were forced to rep [...] Read full article: Boston grocery store workers stand 6 fee...→

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

Michiganders, stop dumping masks and gloves in parking lots or face fines

We get it, Michigan. You're scared of the coronavirus. If and when you have to hit the grocery store or pharmacy, we imagine you suit... Read full article: Michiganders, stop dumping masks and glo...→

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small businesses face unique, steep hurdles amid coronavirus cash crunch

Minority-owned small business are facing a coronavirus relief system that may make it difficult to access loans. Read full article: Minority-owned small businesses face uni...→

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking To Supply State With 2 Million Face Masks Per Week

Gov. Greg Abbott called it "Texans helping Texans." A company based in North Texas is looking to supply the state with about two million masks per week. Read full article: Gov. Abbott: North Texas Company Looking...→

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Against Coronavirus

Inmates in Israeli prisons are manufacturing protective masks in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Israeli Inmates Mass Produce Masks Again...→

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to buy coronavirus masks

There’s no sports idols to worship right now but there is one superstar whose bobblehead sales are smashing records in the effort to fight the coronavirus — Dr [...] Read full article: Anthony Fauci bobblehead raises $100K to...→

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed for stealing masks from hospital amid coronavirus crisis

A British man will spend the next three months in the slammer — for ripping off a trio of medical masks from a hospital during the coronavirus crisis, accordin [...] Read full article: Man jailed for stealing masks from hospi...→

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Face shields given to newborn babies to fend off coronavirus

Baby-size face shields were given to newborns at a hospital in Samut Prakan, Thailand. The medical mini-masks, which are made of plastic, will hopefully protec [...] Read full article: Face shields given to newborn babies to ...→

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to receive free face masks to slow spread of coronavirus

The move follows a Detroit bus driver's dying from coronavirus after posting a video about a coughing passenger. "We have to care for and protect our neighbors [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Detroit bus riders to recei...→

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Dress designer in St. Clair Shores transitions to make face masks

Normally it’s busy season for dress designers, as alterations would be in full swing for proms and weddings. But business has temporarily shifted for Jules Joy [...] Read full article: Dress designer in St. Clair Shores trans...→

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate team, local companies provide supply kits to people in need

Two prominent San Jose developers and several local companies vow to provide thousands of food and medical supply kits for people most affected by California’s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus relief: San Jose real estate...→

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Masks Per Month, Newsom Says

The state has inked several contracts to obtain 150 million N95 masks and another 50 million surgical masks monthly. Read full article: Coronavirus: California To Get 200M Mask...→

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to bus riders after driver dies

The Detroit Department of Transportation will be providing 20,000 surgical face masks free-of-charge to riders as part of the city's fight to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: Detroit providing 20,000 face masks to b...→

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

Man busted for stealing, selling about 2 million coronavirus face masks

A Spanish businessman ripped off about two million face masks from a warehouse — and sold all but 100 to neighboring Portugal before he was busted, according t [...] Read full article: Man busted for stealing, selling about 2...→

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

The Burton snowboard company is donating 500,000 respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast, harnessing the company’s worldwide footprint to help put a [...] Read full article: Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus mas...→

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Coronavirus can live on surgical masks for 7 days, but 'standard disinfection methods' can kill it: study

Previous studies have demonstrated the novel coronavirus can live on certain surfaces, such as plastic or cardboard, for different periods of time. A new study [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can live on surgical masks f...→

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

California county threatens $1,000 fine for not wearing face masks in public

Residents of one California county have been ordered to wear masks in public to contain the spread of COVID-19– or face a $1,000 fine. “Failed compliance could [...] Read full article: California county threatens $1,000 fine ...→

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Man jailed after stealing three surgical face masks from a hospital amid coronavirus crisis

Lerun Hussain, 34, was sentenced to three months in jail after being caught stealing surgical masks from a London hospital. Read full article: Man jailed after stealing three surgical...→

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

An inside look into New Balance’s quest to produce face masks

When Governor Charlie Baker ordered all non-essential businesses to close amid the coronavirus outbreak, footwear company New Balance complied and temporarily [...] Read full article: An inside look into New Balance’s quest ...→

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to Fight Coronavirus

Two Texas prisons have been locked down to slow the spread of the coronavirus, while inmates at other facilities are making masks to fight the pandemic. Read full article: Texas Prisoners Lock Down, Make Masks to...→

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face Higher Threat Of Dying From COVID-19, Health Experts Say

The COVID-19 pandemic still has a tight grip on the U.S., infecting people in all 50 states. But one group of Americans is more susceptible to the virus. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Minorities Face High...→

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

New Balance Factory Switches To Making Masks: 'We Are Well Known For Fit'

The New Balance factory in Lawrence is still open during the coronavirus pandemic, but they aren't making shoes. Read full article: New Balance Factory Switches To Making M...→