Only a few months ago, experts said face masks do not protect the people wearing them, but do protect others. But, a new WHO study shows a face mask may give the wearer more protection from the C-19 coronavirus than previously thought. “In view of inconsistent guidelines by various organizations based on limited information, our findings […]
British Columbia’s deputy provincial health officer Dr. Reka Gustafson said Top health officials are now in agreement that “there is absolutely no evidence” that C-19 coronavirus is airborne and that they are “very confident that the majority transmission of this virus is through the droplet and contact route.” As a comparison, measles and chickenpox are […]
Oracle Lighting. a private company, has developed a new UV (ultraviolet) light system to be worn under face masks that will sanitize the air, neutralize live viruses such as C-19 coronavirus and protect against the 5% of particulate that manages to get past N95 masks. Existing air filtration masks trap particles from incoming air in […]
The Big Q: To mask or not to mask? This is a question that has become increasingly important now that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has changed its original recommendation and now says we all should cover our faces in public where it is difficult to observe social distancing rules. The reason […]
In Y 2012, researchers from the University of Michigan noted a need to establish the efficacy of non pharmaceutical measures for mitigating pandemics, in this case, influenza. They studied whether the use of face masks and hand hygiene reduced rates of influenza and influenza-like illness (ILI) in 1,178 students living in university residence halls. The students were assigned […]
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CIA Could/Can “Mask” its Own Cyberattacks WikiLeaks’ latest data “dump” of hacked info from the CIA shows how the US spy agency could mask its own cyberattacks to make it look like it came from another foreign government. Russian, Chinese, North Korea, Arabic, Farsi, it’s all in the source code, according to reports Friday. It’s the […]