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The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has updated a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document to correct misconceptions about the efficacy of N95 masks. The FAQ explains how N95 masks protect users from exposure to SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. OSHA reports that N95 respirator filters remove at least 95 percent of very […]
Flu prevention is more essential than ever this season. The combination of COVID-19 and influenza is projected to double the number of patients in the hospital, where resources are already stretched thin by the pandemic. Vaccination is recommended for everyone over 6 months old unless they have a medical condition that precludes it. Here are […]