How to wear a medical mask

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals are curious about the proper use of medical masks. WHO released updated Advice on the use of masks in the context of COVID-19 on 5 June 2020. Watch this video to learn more about which individuals should consider wearing a medical mask and how to properly put on, take off and dispose of the mask.

Learn more:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/when-and-how-to-use-masks

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Live: Are media cutting corners with Chinese vaccine reports? 外媒为何带有色眼镜看待中国疫苗进展?
  • NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – December 3rd, 2020 | NBC Nightly News
  • Coronavirus: Alberta considers field hospitals as province sees record new cases
  • Canada’s intelligence service says Iran, China and Russia engaging in COVID-19 disinformation
  • COVID-19: Former Presidents vow to get coronavirus vaccine to assure Americans | 7NEWS
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