Hate Face Masks? You Need to Read This.

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Advice about face masks is all over the map…

You may have heard that they do nothing to protect you. They only stop you from spreading coronavirus if you’re infected.

You may have also heard that you shouldn’t wear face masks because there is a shortage of them and medical professionals need them more than you do.

Surgeon General Jerome Adams tweeted this in February: “Seriously people—STOP BUYING MASKS!

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3 Coronavirus Facemask Myths

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There’s a health danger that is spreading even faster than the coronavirus.

Misinformation about COVID-19 is rampant.

Hundreds of Facebook posts and YouTube videos have gone viral with claims about the pandemic that have no basis in fact. 

A study published online in BMJ Global Health has attempted to gauge the problem.[1]

The researchers focused on YouTube. They searched the website for the most popular videos having to do with coronavirus and COVID-19.

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6 Ways You’re Unknowingly Sabotaging Your Lungs

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The coronavirus pandemic has us all thinking more about our lungs. 

What many of us don’t know is that it’s easy to damage your respiratory system without knowing it. Potential lung dangers lurk where you’d least expect it. 

Here are six ways you may be unknowingly hurting your lungs.

Avoid These Stealth Respiratory Dangers During the Pandemic

  1. Vacuuming and sweeping. Running a vacuum along the floor or sweeping kicks up dust.
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96% of People Who Died of Coronavirus In One Study Lacked This Vitamin

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Months ago, in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, we advised you to take vitamin D.  

At the time, because COVID-19 was so new, there were no studies showing that vitamin D was effective against it. But vitamin D had a strong track record against the flu and other viral respiratory illnesses. Therefore, researchers believed it was likely to work against coronavirus as well.

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7 Weird COVID-19 Symptoms You Don’t Know About

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When the coronavirus outbreak began, we were told that a fever and cough were the two main signs that you were infected. 

But as the pandemic continued, doctors began reporting other symptoms that seemed surprising. Some patients had toe lesions. Others lost their sense of smell. Seniors often had mental issues.

Now, as the U.S. tops 1.5 million COVID-19 cases, doctors are discovering even more symptoms that had not been previously associated with the illness. 

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Coronavirus: Cell Phones Cause ‘Rapid’ Spread, Researchers Find

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Cell phones are “ideal vehicles” for spreading coronavirus.

That’s the conclusion of researchers who completed a major new analysis of how the devices transmit germs.

Researchers from Australia’s Bond University reviewed 56 studies focused on contamination of cell phones by pathogens including viruses. The data was extensive…gathered from 24 countries between 2006 and 2019.[1]

Professor Lotti Tajouri was the study author.

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