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CDC: Ditch your cloth mask and get a NIOSH-approved N95 for the best protection against Omicron

Respirators, when "worn properly" protect better than cloth or surgical masks, the CDC said.Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images The CDC is urging Americans to up their mask game in the face of the Omicron variant. The agency says the best mask for you is the one that fits you well (covering both nose and mouth) and that you will wear consistently. This is the first time the CDC's said it may be best for everyone — even non-medical workers — to use NIOSH-approved N95s. The Centers for Dis...
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A mask expert who's also a parent shares what masks he buys for his son to reduce his risk of COVID-19

Close-up of KF94 mask.unoL/Getty Images Aaron Collins goes by the "Mask Nerd" now that his unofficial job is reviewing face masks in his bathroom. Collins, an aerosol expert, compiled a list of the best child-sized masks to protect against COVID-19. His son's favorite mask is a KF94 made in South Korea, which is effective and comfortable. Thousands of parents turn to Aaron Collins for advice on which face masks they should buy for their kids.Since January 2021, Collins has put his backgro...
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The CDC warns of counterfeit N95/KN95 masks

The CDC's masks page is full of useful information about what makes a mask good at blocking germs. I'm afraid I have bad news about that unbranded box of "coffee filter" masks you got online. Counterfeit (fake) KN95 respirators. BE AWARE: About 60% KN95 respirators in the United States are counterfeit (fake) and DO NOT meet NIOSH requirements. — Read the rest
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CDC's NIOSH to host a special virtual event on the mental health of critical health workforce

CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will host a special virtual event with NIOSH Director Dr. John Howard, Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy, and other national experts from labor and medicine on the mental health of the nation's critical health workforce.
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Studying cancer incidence in 9/11 first-responders: lessons learned for future disasters

This week on the 20th Anniversary of the 9/11 World Trade Center (WTC) disaster, we are provided with an opportunity to reflect on the lessons learned in the aftermath of this event and consider what can be done to reduce the health impacts of future disasters.Our latest study of cancer incidence among rescue and recovery workers exposed to the WTC disaster on 9 September 2001 demonstrates the value of ongoing surveillance of chronic health effects. In the largest post-9/11 cohort of rescue and ...
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Texas Silencer Law, NFA, No Commandeering, Commerce Clause, Test Case

Texas Silencer Law, NFA, No Commandeering, Commerce Clause, Test Case IMG iStock-884200682 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Texas recently passed HB 957 into law. It will become effective on 1 September, 2021. The law repeals the Texas state ban on the possession of silencers/suppressors/gun mufflers, puts into effect a “no commandeering clause” for federal enforcement of the National Firearms Act (NFA) for silencers, and sets up a federal test case of the NFA in federal court. In a previous article,...
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FDA revokes EUAs for non-NIOSH-approved respirators, decontamination systems

The following quote is attributed to Suzanne Schwartz, M.D., M.B.A., director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation in the FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health.
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Coronavirus Update 6-8-2021: OSHA updates employers of N95 use

OSHA recently provided employers an update on the proper use of N95 masks, including a new video, poster (in English and Spanish), and FAQ (which makes is clear that "an N95 respirator is effective in protecting workers from the virus that causes COVID-19). The video and poster demonstrate and describe seven steps every worker should follow when putting on and taking off a respirator (which includes an N95).Wash hands with soap and water or alcohol-based hand rubs containing at least 60 percen...
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You could win $500,000 from the US government for designing the next generation of face masks

IngredientsPhoto / getty images IngredientsPhoto / getty images The US government launched a Mask Innovation Challenge to create the next generation of masks. The new designs must address common problems like foggy glasses and skin irritation. Contestants must enter phase 1 by the April 21 deadline. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US government is offering up to $500,000 for those who enter their designs into a next-generation face mask competition. The Biomedical Adv...
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Cloth or N95? New standards will take the guesswork out of choosing the most effective face masks

By Keri Enriquez | CNN Americans may soon be able to choose between two clearly labeled levels of face mask protection while browsing store shelves. The new national mask standard outlines minimum fit, design, performance and testing requirements for face masks and would require user instructions, package labeling and a permanent tag on the product. ASTM International — an international standards organization — spent seven months conducting expedited testing and review and published its guidanc...
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Vermont: Suppressor Hunting Legislation Introduced

Vermont: Suppressor Hunting Legislation Introduced, NRA-ILA Vermont Flag Bricks U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On January 7th, Rep. George Till (D-Chittenden) introduced legislation that seeks to legalize the use of suppressors while hunting in the state of Vermont. Titled the Hearing Protection Act, House Bill 5  has been referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife. In addition to H. 5, Rep. Patrick Brennan (R-Chittenden) has also submitted a similar bill, although it ...
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Why are hospitals still rationing N95 masks while nation’s stockpiles swell?

By JASON DEAREN, JULIET LINDERMAN and MARTHA MENDOZA | Associated Press Mike Bowen’s warehouse outside Fort Worth, Texas, was piled high with cases of medical-grade N95 face masks. His company, Prestige Ameritech, can churn out 1 million masks every four days, but he doesn’t have orders for nearly that many. So he recently got approval from the government to export them. “I’m drowning in these respirators,” Bowen said. On the same day 1,000 miles north, Mary Turner, a COVID-19 intensive care nur...
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The CDC just outlined 5 new tricks to make your face mask more protective

Brendan Williams, president of the New Hampshire Health Care Association, puts on a surgical mask while carrying another mask. Charles Krupa/AP Photo As new, more infectious variants spread across the US, public-health experts are underscoring the importance of multi-layer, tightly-sealed masks. The CDC recently outlined five helpful tricks to make masks more protective. They include double-masking, nose wires, and mask braces. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Vaccin...
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How effective is your mask? How to protect against contagious COVID-19 variant

Amid a slow vaccine rollout and expanding reports of a highly contagious new variant of the COVID-19 virus, masks are increasingly recognized as a critical tool in slowing the pandemic. But how do you choose? One year into the pandemic, there are still no filtration standards or labeling requirements. Masks range from hospital-caliber N95s to silky Mickey Mouse gaiters.  They may not fit. They may filter poorly. “It’s really the Wild West out there,” said Joseph Allen, associate professor and di...
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N95 masks are in high demand - this company makes it easy to buy them and help healthcare workers too

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. N95 Mask Co.; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider The CDC doesn't recommend medical-grade masks for the general public because they're in high demand for healthcare workers. But, N95 Mask Co. has a production model that helps keep them in stock for both the healthcare industry and the general public. When I ordered three different masks from the company, the process was simple and the shipping was extre...
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In Stock: 50 3M NIOSH Certified N95 Respirators For $62.87

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We asked doctors and researchers for their top face masks that balance comfort and safety

Tom Bihn's multi-layered face mask. TOM BIHN Medical experts understand the challenge of finding a face mask that's both comfortable and protective. Four doctors and one mask researcher told Business Insider the masks they recommend for situations outside of hospitals and clinics. Some recommended DIY options, while others suggested multi-layer masks that have undergone independent filtration tests.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. To pick the right face mask, docto...
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People across the US have relied on KN95 face masks for protection. But the majority imported from China have failed safety standards.

A box of N95 surgical face masks on April 03, 2020 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. Getty Images/Matthew Horwood Around two-thirds of imported respirator masks from China failed to meet safety standards, according to a report from a nonprofit that the safety and quality of healthcare equipment.  Researchers tested nearly 200 KN95 style respirators and found they filtered out fewer than 95% of particles, the minimum requirement for US safety certification.  Sub-par respirators can offer better p...
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Up to 70% of KN95 face masks imported to the US from China failed safety standards, a report found

A box of N95 surgical face masks on April 03, 2020 in Cardiff, United Kingdom. Getty Images/Matthew Horwood Around two-thirds of imported respirator masks from China failed to meet safety standards, according to a report from a nonprofit that the safety and quality of healthcare equipment.  Researchers tested nearly 200 KN95 style respirators and found they filtered out fewer than 95% of particles, the minimum requirement for US safety certification.  Sub-par respirators can offer better p...
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The most comfortable reusable N95 face mask, inspired by silicone respirator mouth-cups

We’ve been in this for nearly half a year now. Mid-August marks 6 months since the world really started noticing the virus, and while the first few weeks/months of lockdown were utter chaos, 6 months of being at home and being incredibly careful while outdoors has given us enough clarity to really imagine what the road ahead will be like… and face masks will almost certainly be an inseparable part of that road. Not just regular face masks. Better, more sanitary, reusable, effective, and comfo...
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