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- Global cases: More than 1,503,900
- Global deaths: At least 89,931
- US cases: More than 432,500
- US deaths: At least 14,830
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
12:27 pm: The right way to use and clean your mask during the pandemic
Both customers and cashiers wear face masks at 99 Ranch Market in Quincy, MA on March 13, 2020.
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People should be wearing cloth face coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control said.
For masks to be effective, they must be worn properly. Here’s the right way to use a cloth face covering during the COVID-19 pandemic, plus common pitfalls that …continued .
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