Stories tagged: "face masks"


All staffers at Flower Child restaurant, part of Fox Restaurant Concepts' Phoenix-based eateries, wear masks and gloves as the restaurant complies with guidelines as it is able to open up for dine-in service as Arizona slowly relaxes restrictions due to the coronavirus Monday, May 11, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
CDC Report Finds That Arizona’s COVID Peak Ended When Mask Ordinances Began

Gov. Doug Ducey prevented local governments from implementing their own public health guidelines until mid-June.

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People Are Littering Their PPE, Causing More Environmental Concerns

Face masks, gloves and other discarded personal protection equipment are a growing concern among environmentalists as an emerging source of litter.

Guy Phillips standing in front of boarded-up businesses
Pretty Much Everyone Is Now Calling for This Councilman’s Resignation Over ‘Despicable’ George Floyd Comments

Scottsdale City Councilman Guy Phillips was also rebuked in March for sharing misinformation about COVID-19.

crowd at Trump rally in Phoenix showing only one person wearing a mask
Trump Crowd Ignores Phoenix’s Mask Mandate

As President Donald Trump came to Phoenix on Tuesday for a rally, a common question rose up from the public: "Will people wear masks?"

Dream City Church Pastor and CFO
No, Air Purifiers Will Not Keep You Safe From Coronavirus No Matter What These Guys Say

Leaders from the Phoenix megachurch hosting Trump’s rally falsely told the public it is safe to attend thanks to their new air purification system.

Healthcare Workers in Coronavirus Crisis
How to Clean and Store Your COVID-19 Face Mask

In spite of states reopening, using protection to avoid the spread of COVID-19 is still recommended. Many ask "How should I clean and store my face mask?" Here's what the experts say.

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We Asked Health Experts About the ‘Wear Your Mask: The Urine Test’ Meme

The meme compares wearing a mask during the coronavirus pandemic to wearing pants in the presence of a person uncontrollably urinating everywhere.