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Covid-19 Mask Safety: 3-Layered Cloth Masks As Effective As Surgical Masks

A team of researchers has found that well-fitting, three-layered cloth masks can be as effective at reducing the transmission of Covid-19 as surgical masks....

Mask Innovation Challenge: Design A Cheap Mask And Win $500000

Tired of using masks that fog up your glasses, irritate skin? Now you can design "the next generation of masks" that are low on...

How Multilayered Masks Will Help in Preventing Aerosol Generation

As triple-layered and N95 masks offer best protection from Covid, they must be used where health officials have made it mandatory to prevent aerosol...

How Students And Teachers Can Stay Safe Amid School Opening

With the commencement of nationwide vaccination drive and the falling numbers of active Covid-19 cases, the government has decided to slowly allow schools to...

Humidity From Masks May Lessen Severity Of Covid19

The humidity created inside the mask, which we wear to protect ourselves from getting or spreading SARS-CoV-2, can also help in combating Covid-19 as...

Combining Cloth And Medical Masks Can Reduce Exposure To Virus

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently conducted experiments to improve the fit of masks amid the Covid-19 pandemic, suggesting...

People’s Concerns For Their Loved Ones Can Encourage People To Get The Vaccine

To motivate more people to mask up and get vaccinated, emphasizing the benefits of being a protector for the family and loved ones is...

Development of Facial Recognition To Identify Masked Faces

Facial recognition technology created after the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic shows that some software developers have made demonstrable progress at recognizing masked faces,...

New Face Masks Which Disinfect By Daylight Exposure

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers have developed a special type of cotton face mask that kills up to 99.9999 percent of bacteria and viruses...

Not Sure If N95 Masks Are Good For You? Read This

 By Yashvi Jain The past few months of 2020 have unexpectedly changed all our lives. We have adapted to a way of life that aims...

New Mask Aiming to Make Wearer Less Infectious

People wear face masks to protect others -- not merely to protect themselves. With this in mind, researchers have developed a new concept for...

People Avoid Masks Due to Breathing Problems: Study

When it came to non-compliance towards covering the face, breathing problems have emerged as a key reason, with 50 percent listing it in a...

Wooden Puppets Will Enact Ramlila In Varanasi This Year

The world famous Ramlila in Varanasi will not be held this year due to the pandemic but the tradition will not be broken either. Wooden...

Homemade Masks Effective At Blocking Droplets By Speaking, Coughing And Sneezing

Masks made with common household fabrics help prevent the spread of viruses like Covid-19 as researchers have found that they are considerably effective at...

Wear Eyeglasses to be at a Lower Risk of Contracting Covid-19

A small yet significant study from China has found that people who wear eyeglasses may be at a lower risk of contracting Covid-19 as...

The Safety Of Workers Depend On Viral Transport Medium

As the healthcare personnel -- especially sample collectors -- who are getting infected increasingly and putting their life at risk, experts on Sunday have...

Covid-19: Wearing Face Shields, N-95 Masks Together May Not Stop Virus

As we anguish after witnessing millions of Indians not wearing face masks or wearing them all wrong in public places amid surge in Covid-19...

Air Pollution Linked to Higher BP, Hypertension Risk: Study

By Sumit Saxena For a major part of north India, air pollution is a menacing issue and last year during the winter season, pollution led...

Children Over 12 Years of Age Should Wear Masks: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued guidance saying children over the age of 12 should wear masks, in line with recommended practice for...

Control Indoor Air Humidity to Contain Covid-19 Spread

An Indian-German team of scientists has found that the airborne transmission of Covid-19 virus via aerosol particles in the indoor environment seems to be...

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