Tag: mask

HEALTH/FOOD

CDC Director Says — Mask Up!

The viral spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant has forced the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to reverse its guidelines. The reversal now demands that individuals wear masks in certain indoor areas, whether fully vaccinated or not. Moreover, universal masking is now required in schools regardless of vaccination status.  CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said in a call […]

HEALTH/FOOD

How To Properly Wear A Mask?

If you choose to wear a mask: Before touching the mask, clean hands with an alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water Take the mask and inspect it for tears or holes. Orient which side is the top side (where the metal strip is). Ensure the proper side of the mask faces outwards (the colored side). Place the mask to […]

Jamaica

Jamaica — Chinese Company Donates Masks

Photo credit: JIS D. Reid  The Chinese commercial vehicle manufacturer, Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Company Limited, has donated 9,900 masks to the Ministry of Transport and Mining. They were handed over recently by the local partner of the Chinese manufacturer, Stewart’s Automotive Group, in a recent ceremony. The masks are to be distributed to staff of the Ministry’s affiliate agencies, Jamaica […]