1. Here's how to make your own face mask at home amid coronavirus crisis  Detroit Free Press
  2. A Sewing Army, Making Masks for America  The New York Times
  3. Who should wear a face mask, and do they stop the coronavirus?  Yahoo News
  4. JOANN Stores are Handing Out Free Fabric Supplies at Curbside to Anyone Sewing Face Masks at Home  Good News Network
  5. As virus explodes, world races to mask up  Reuters
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Here are instructions and what you need to sew a homemade face mask.Here are instructions and what you need to sew a homemade face mask.

How to make your own face mask at home amid coronavirus crisis

Many people across Asia wear face masks to try and protect themselves against COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. * Masks work by capturing droplets that are dispersed in coughs, sneezes and breath - these are the main transmission route of the new coronavirus. * There are two main typesMany people across Asia wear face masks to try and protect themselves against COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. * Masks work by capturing droplets that are dispersed in coughs, sneezes and breath - these are the main transmission route of the new coronavirus. * There are two main types

Who should wear a face mask, and do they stop the coronavirus?

With overrun hospitals facing an acute shortage of masks, people are pulling out their sewing machines to fill the void.With overrun hospitals facing an acute shortage of masks, people are pulling out their sewing machines to fill the void.

JOANN Fabrics is rallying behind America's healthcare workers by donating fabric and materials to anyone who wants to sew masks—with curbside pickup option.JOANN Fabrics is rallying behind America's healthcare workers by donating fabric and materials to anyone who wants to sew masks—with curbside pickup option.

JOANN Stores are Handing Out Free Fabric Supplies at Curbside to Anyone Sewing Face Masks at Home

One thing I’ve noticed people arguing about on social media (yes, I know, it’s a long list) is if “healthy” people should be wearing face masks. Now the word “healthy” is unclear because you can . . .One thing I’ve noticed people arguing about on social media (yes, I know, it’s a long list) is if “healthy” people should be wearing face masks. Now the word “healthy” is unclear because you can . . .

Opinion: I wore a face mask around Burnaby. It got weird | Burnaby Now

“Kylie Jenner donates $1 million to buy masks, protective gear amid coronavirus pandemic https://t.co/ZA4EdEbCXJ”

Yashar Ali 🐘 on Twitter: "Kylie Jenner donates $1 million to buy masks, protective gear amid coronavirus pandemic https://t.co/ZA4EdEbCXJ"

“Urgent: Nurses & healthcare workers fighting #coronavirus do not have the masks & personal protective equipment they need. If we don't take care of them, they can't take care of us! Sign the petition: https://t.co/q1JRBfbfj6 @CDCgov @SpeakerPelosi @senatemajldr - Team Sia”

sia on Twitter: "Urgent: Nurses & healthcare workers fighting #coronavirus do not have the masks & personal protective equipment they need. If we don't take care of them, they can't take care of us! Sign the petition: https://t.co/q1JRBfbfj6 @CDCgov @SpeakerPelosi @senatemajldr - Team Sia"

“Responding to question from @PaulaReidCBS, Dr Fauci says no need for homemade face masks for medical personnel treating Coronavirus patients, because supplies of professional masks now being replenished. But also says homemade mask better than none at all.”

Mark Knoller on Twitter: "Responding to question from @PaulaReidCBS, Dr Fauci says no need for homemade face masks for medical personnel treating Coronavirus patients, because supplies of professional masks now being replenished. But also says homemade mask better than none at all.… https://t.co/pIzIDzx0No"

“First responders in NEW are working hard to protect our communities, and we should do everything we can to protect them from coronavirus. If you have extra hand santizer, wipes, or masks, please consider donating them to NEW firefighters. More info here: https://t.co/iReV1VGVCb”

Rep. Mike Gallagher on Twitter: "First responders in NEW are working hard to protect our communities, and we should do everything we can to protect them from coronavirus. If you have extra hand santizer, wipes, or masks, please consider donating them to NEW firefighters. More info here: https://t.co/iReV1VGVCb"

Spiez Lab, a government-run institute in the Swiss mountains, was set up to protect the nation from nuclear, biological and chemical threats. "For a world without weapons of mass destruction," runs its slogan.Spiez Lab, a government-run institute in the Swiss mountains, was set up to prot...

As virus explodes, world races to mask up - Reuters

As medical masks become more scarce, Orlando sewers help to fill the gaps.As medical masks become more scarce, Orlando sewers help to fill the gaps.

Florida sewers make homemade face masks. But do they work? - Orlando Sentinel

Joann Fabrics is staying open during the coronavirus pandemic and saying it is an essential business that supplies fabric to hospitals.Joann Fabrics is staying open during the coronavirus pandemic and saying it is an essential business that supplies fabric to hospitals.

Joann Fabrics told employees stores will remain open amid coronavirus - Business Insider

JoAnn Fabric and Craft Stores is giving away free at-home mask-making kits for people to complete and donate to hospitals.Anyone who wants to help make supplies can get involved.

JoAnn Fabrics Is Giving Customers Free Materials to Make Face Masks for Hospitals

WeHo retailer Larry Block has criticized the city for not buying masks; others say the masks should go to hospitals

There's a Social Media Debate in WeHo Over the Sale of Masks During the COVID-19 Epidemic

ST. LOUIS – As hospitals and health care facilities run dangerously low on critical supplies, America’s crafting and sewing communities are jumping in to help. JOANN Stores is stepping up to help as many of these generous makers and health care facilities as possible. Participating locations will offer sewing machines, materials and guidance to help […]ST. LOUIS – As hospitals and health care facilities run dangerously low on critical supplies, America’s crafting and sewing communities are jumping in to help. JOANN Stores is stepping up to …

Jo-Ann Fabrics giving customers free materials to make face mask | FOX2now.com

ST. LOUIS – As hospitals and health care facilities run dangerously low on critical supplies, America’s crafting and sewing communities are jumping in to help. JOANN Stores is stepping up to …

Jo-Ann Fabrics giving customers free materials to make face mask | FOX2now.com

Since our government has completely failed our health care workers by failing to provide them with proper personal protection equipment, the nurses and doctors on...Since our government has completely failed our health care workers by failing to provide them with proper personal protection equipment, the nurses and doctors on...

Is JOANN Fabrics Really Offering Face Mask Sewing Kits? | News Blog

Crafty people are stepping up to create homemade masks for health care workers facing shortages amid the coronavirus pandemic.Crafty people are stepping up to create homemade masks for health care workers facing shortages amid the coronavirus pandemic.

People around the country are sewing masks to help with shortage | News | WPSD Local 6

Homemade cloth masks aren't ideal, but given the present shortages of medical-grade protective gear in the midst of a pandemic, they may be the best option for some people.Medical masks are still the best option, especially for medical professionals.

Homemade cloth masks offer limited protection against COVID-19 — here's how to make them and use them safely | Live Science