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No-sew coronavirus face mask instructions: US surgeon general gives a quick how-to in viral video

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) wants you to cover your face — at least while in public. As the epidemic of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, continues to overwhelm America’s health care workers who grapple to treat the worst patients, the federal health agency is urging citizens to do their part in stopping the spread — which now includes protecting your face with some type of cloth covering when you step out of the safety of your home to restock on essential goods such as groceries or medications. A facial covering – not to be confused with a surgical mask or, more importantly, an N95 respirator, which both are in seriously low supply and should be reserved for our frontline medical workers – can be made from a few simple items likely found around your home, no sewing required. Read more...



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