Have mask mandates gone too far when people are restricted access to their condo buildings without masks? A superior court judge in Burlington ruled that no proof is required for medical exemptions, but lawyers and corporations are attempting to go against it. Ontario Superior Court judge ruled that a Burlington couple age 72 and 68 […]
Japanese researchers at Kobe University and Riken used a Fugaku supercomputer to simulate the benefits of double masking, concluding that wearing two masks provides only marginal benefits compared to wearing one. The simulation showed that a single surgical, non-woven mask had 85% effectiveness in blocking particles when worn correctly over the nose and mouth. Adding […]
On March 3, Mississippi rolled back its COVID-19 restrictions, including its mandatory masking policy. Two days later, on March 5, citizens flooded the streets, restaurants, and shopping centres to celebrate. President Joe Biden characterized Mississippi’s — as well as Texas’ — decision to clear COVID-19 restrictions as “Neanderthal thinking,” warning that the state will see […]
Arizona can now open doors to all of its businesses at full capacity. The Governor of the state, Doug Ducey, announced on March 5 that restaurants, gyms, theatres, and water parks can all reopen. Social distancing and mask-wearing rules are still in place. Before the decision, most businesses were allowed to have up to 50% […]
A reminder of how to correctly wear a mask or other face covering from New Brunswick’s top doctor
US President Joe Biden has called Texas’ decision to lift the mask mandate and open all businesses a ‘big mistake’
Texas Governor Abbott to lift mask mandate and open all businesses to run with 100% capacity from March 10. The controversial decision contradicts health officials’ opinions. Will this decision benefit or harm Texans?
With new variants posing a threat, some BC officials believe mandatory mask-wearing should be implemented across all schools.
Canadian activist Chris Sky has been cleared of charges from the October 2020 arrest for not wearing a face mask. Sky tweeted that RCMP has apologized and would be sending him $500