Los Angeles holds candlelight vigil honoring nurses

Nurses and elected officials held a candlelight vigil in honor of Celia Marcos, a 61-year-old nurse at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, who died two days after testing positive for COVID-19. In addition to honoring Marcos, the nurses called for more personal protective equipment, N95 masks, and transparency at the hospital. Subscribe to us on YouTube: … Read more Los Angeles holds candlelight vigil honoring nurses

Chinese government provides more anti-epidemic supplies to Algeria

The third batch of anti-epidemic supplies from China has arrived in Algiers. The supplies include five million surgical masks, 560,000 N95 masks, 15,000 nucleic acid test kits, 100,000 diagnosis equipment and 15,000 surgical gloves and protective suits. They were carried by two military planes of the Algerian air force, together with donations by the Algerian … Read more Chinese government provides more anti-epidemic supplies to Algeria

Live and Let Die plays as Donald Trump visits mask factory without a mask

A cover of Live and Let Die by rock band Guns N’ Roses played in the background as Donald Trump walked around the Honeywell plant making N95 masks in Phoenix, Arizona, while not wearing a mask himself Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus … Read more Live and Let Die plays as Donald Trump visits mask factory without a mask

Would Trump Get Vaccinated Against Coronavirus?

When asked whether he’d get vaccinated against coronavirus if a vaccine became available, President Trump said: “If there’s a vaccine and if they wanted me to be first on line, I’d be first on line, or I’d be last on line, or I wouldn’t take it at all—whatever’s best for the country.” He made the … Read more Would Trump Get Vaccinated Against Coronavirus?

Trump Says He Hasn’t Decided Whether He’ll Wear a Mask During Arizona Visit

For much of the last two months, President Donald Trump has rarely left the grounds of the White House as he’s dealt with the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic and sought to minimize his own exposure to the disease. But that changed Tuesday: Trump revved up Air Force One and headed to Arizona to visit … Read more Trump Says He Hasn’t Decided Whether He’ll Wear a Mask During Arizona Visit

First Responders at Work After Covid-19 Worry They Might Get Sick Again

Across the country, hundreds, if not thousands, of first responders have contracted the coronavirus as they helped battle the pandemic. But unlike most Americans, they don’t have the luxury waiting for a full recovery. With N95 masks swinging from their duty belts and disposable blue gloves hanging out of their back pockets, America’s first responders … Read more First Responders at Work After Covid-19 Worry They Might Get Sick Again

N95 mask inventor abandons retirement to aid in pandemic

Hospitals worldwide are facing shortages of mask supplies because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Material scientist and engineer Peter Tsai has come out of retirement to study safe ways to disinfect single-use N95 masks for reuse. Tsai invented the core technology used in the N95 mask nearly 30 years ago. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA … Read more N95 mask inventor abandons retirement to aid in pandemic

Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (20 April 2020)

The daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland with Dr Tedros WHO Director-General, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, and Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead, Health Emergencies Programme. On “start lifting the so-called lockdown restrictions,” WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus reemphasized that “easing restrictions is … Read more Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (20 April 2020)

First batch of Chinese medical aid arrives in Cairo

The first batch of medical supplies donated by China to Egypt for curbing the COVID-19 arrived in the capital Cairo on Thursday morning, and it includes 20,000 N95 masks, 10,000 protective suits and 10,000 testing kits as well as other items. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 … Read more First batch of Chinese medical aid arrives in Cairo

American nurses protest for N95 masks

Nurses at a Santa Monica hospital protested to receive higher-quality masks while they treat COVID-19 patients. Some have been placed on leave for refusing to work without high-quality N95 protective masks. #covid19 #coronavirus #SantaMonica Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): … Read more American nurses protest for N95 masks

Medical Aid | Turkey sends planeload of supplies to UK to help battle COVID-19

Turkey sent a plane carrying surgical masks, N95 masks and hazmat suits to Britain, in order to help the country battle the coronavirus pandemic. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow … Read more Medical Aid | Turkey sends planeload of supplies to UK to help battle COVID-19

Chinese experts arrive in Myanmar to help tackle COVID-19

A Chinese medical team arrived at the Yangon International Airport in Yangon, Myanmar on April 8 to assist its government’s ongoing efforts in the fight against COVID-19. The 12-member Chinese medical team includes experts from several hospitals from southwest China’s Yunnan Province in the fields of infection control, prevention of respiratory and severe diseases, clinical … Read more Chinese experts arrive in Myanmar to help tackle COVID-19