Florida Court Revives Face Mask Mandate Discrimination Complaint Against Disney – Inside the Magic

On Wednesday, a Florida Court revived a complaint filed to the Florida Commission on Human Relations alleging that Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts discriminated against a potential Guest by not allowing exemptions to their face mask mandate. Credit: Disney Aaron Abadi filed the initial complaint under a state civil-rights law, claiming to have a …

As California COVID cases climb, is it time to start wearing masks again? – Los Angeles Times

As California contends with another resurgence of the coronavirus, what should residents consider doing to protect themselves from infection? Unlike in earlier waves of the pandemic that were marked by defined limitations on what people could do and how businesses could operate, officials have not demonstrated an appetite for renewed restrictions, unless hospitalizations dramatically worsen. …

Mung bean and selenium face masks could alleviate ageing issues – clinical trial – CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

The whitening was mainly caused by the inhibitory effects of the broth on tyrosinase activity, whereas the active substances for anti-ageing and moisturising were the phenols, peptides and free amino acids. As a micronutrient for human health, selenium has a detoxifying and antioxidant effect on the skin. It is also among the four internationally-recognised antioxidants …

Face masks are now required again at many Philadelphia-area schools – Rockdale Newton Citizen

“Until further notice, all School District students and staff will be required to wear their masks during the school and work day and while riding on school buses and vans,” the Friday announcement said. “As we’ve learned since the pandemic began, the coronavirus continues to evolve and so too will our response to it,” Superintendent …

Some respiratory face masks are unsafe for MRIs, study finds – Health Imaging

To make their safety determinations, researchers placed each FFP-3 mask on a 3D head phantom and put it into the MRI machine at the Cardiff University in the United Kingdom. They compared the images to images of the 3D head phantom without a mask to measure displacement, considering the model with the mask as a …

Doubling up with silk improves effectiveness of surgical masks | University Of Cincinnati – University of Cincinnati

Masks are becoming a growing source of litter around the world. “They take a long, long time to degrade,” Guerra said. So taking full advantage of each mask’s useful lifespan can help prevent waste, he said. Guerra studies the amazing properties of silk in his biology lab. Silk fiber has antimicrobial properties. And silk is hydrophobic, which …

Austria to suspend requirement to wear face masks for three months – Reuters.com

A woman looks at face masks at a store after the Austrian government announced a lockdown including the closure of all non-essential shops, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Vienna, Austria, November 16, 2020. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VIENNA, May 24 (Reuters) – Austria …

The Best Face Masks for Every Skin Type and Concern – Marie Claire

Creating a solid skincare routine is forever and always going to be the baseline for healthy skin, but the best face masks are the tried and true go-to for adding a little extra something-something to your regimen. As someone whose skin type ranges from acne- and rosacea-prone in the summer to dry as sandpaper in …