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Trump says the government is sending 125 million coronavirus masks to schools across the U.S.

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the federal government is sending 125 million reusable face masks to school districts across the United States as schools consider whether it’s safe to reopen this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic. “We have to open up our schools and open up our businesses,” Trump said during a White House press… Read More »

Face masks, goggles, shields and visors: Experts weigh in on the best COVID-19 protection

It took nearly two months for Canada’s federal health leaders to come around to the case for face mask use en masse, when physical distancing is an issue, to curb COVID-19’s spread. Some experts are now suggesting we go further, with goggles or face shields, even if they make people look, as some have observed,… Read More »

Canada and France say donations of coronavirus masks won’t influence decisions on Huawei and 5G

A woman wearing a wearing a facemask as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus speaks on her smartphone outside a shopping mall past a Huawei shop (back) in Beijing on April 1, 2020. (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI / AFP) (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images) Nicolas Asfouri | AFP | Getty Images Canada… Read More »