比較:N95、KN95、醫療口罩以及布口罩的差異

在新冠病毒危機期間,口罩和口罩短缺相關新聞受到熱烈討論。市面上有許多不同類型的口罩:N95、KN95、醫療口罩和布口罩,這些口罩是否讓人看了眼花撩亂,不知該如何選購最適合自己的?

這篇文章一次告訴你N95、KN95、醫療口罩以及布口罩的差別!

一篇看懂 Omicron 病毒:和 Delta 有什麼不同?現有疫苗是否有效?

衛生組織將新冠肺炎的變種病毒 B.1.1.529 命名為Omicron,並納入「值得關切」的變種病毒。部分專家稱認為 Omicron 最令人擔憂的部分在於,Omicron 與原始新冠肺炎病毒差異非常大,因此先前研發的疫苗以及藥物的效果可能受影響。
效?如果研發新疫苗需要多久時間?

7 Tips on How to Properly Wear a Face Mask

Photo by Thirdman on Pexels.com Now that mask-wearing becomes a daily routine for many during the coronavirus outbreak, it is important to learn how to properly put on and remove a facemask. Before we dive into the details, here are three rules of thumb:  Wash your hands thoroughly before and after handling the mask every […]

How and When to Wash Your Hands

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, handwashing is a crucial part of warding off infections and slowing the spread of COVID-19.  The coronavirus can infect you if you have touched your eyes, nose, or mouth after touching an infected person’s bodily secretions or a contaminated surface. Despite the importance of handwashing, a study has shown that people […]

How are N95, Surgical & Cloth Masks Different?

The CDC has officially changed its COVID-19 guideline on mask-wearing and has advised all Americans to wear cloth mask/face-covering in public. Previously, the CDC has advised Americans against wearing any masks—neither medical-grade nor home-made—if they’re not sick or taking care of someone who is sick.  Why has the CDC changed its guideline? This article will […]

Coronavirus Outbreak Again? What Heart Patients Need to Know about Covid-19 (2022 update)

The outbreak and surging case caused by Omicron variants seem to cast a shadow on the previously controlled Covid-19 in 2021. Despite the reported relatively mild symptom of the Omicron variant, it still breaks the Covid-19 hospitalization rate at over 132,000. There were 132,646 people hospitalized with COVID, surpassing the record of 132,051 set in January last […]