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Calculating possible fallout of Trump’s face mask remarks

As COVID-19 deaths in the nation top 225,000, President Trump continues to downplay the severity of the pandemic, belittle government infectious disease experts such as Anthony Fauci, and display a cavalier attitude at times toward key public health measures like wearing face masks, despite having contracted the virus himself, along with about two dozen in… Read More »

Trump, still infectious, back at White House — without mask

WASHINGTON — Back at the White House, President Donald Trump staged a dramatic return after leaving the military hospital where he was receiving an unprecedented level of care for COVID-19. He immediately ignited a new controversy by declaring that despite his illness the nation should not fear the virus that has killed more than 210,000… Read More »

Wearing a mask can irritate your face or make it break out. Here’s what to do about ‘maskne.’ – The Washington Post

Wearing a mask helps keep you and others healthy when it comes to covid-19. But it can have a harmful effect on your face, leading to skin irritations or acne. In fact, breakouts caused by masks have become so prominent that the word “maskne” has even been added to the Urban Dictionary. “Virtually all skin… Read More »