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How to Treat Face Mask-Related Dry Eye

How to Treat Face Mask-Related Dry Eye

Have you noticed your eyes feeling especially dry lately? There could be a variety of reasons for that, including wearing a face mask. But before we go any further, let us be clear: having dry eye is not an excuse to stop wearing a face mask in situations that require…

You Don’t Need to Go Crazy Disinfecting Your Kids After School

You Don’t Need to Go Crazy Disinfecting Your Kids After School

Back in March, when COVID-19 was almost completely mysterious, I spent an insane amount of time disinfecting everything in my path. I sprayed down mail with Lysol. I scrubbed groceries clean before they crossed the threshold of our house. I sterilised every toy my son could have possibly slobbered on….

Here’s What the Law Says About Forced Face Mask Wearing

Here’s What the Law Says About Forced Face Mask Wearing

Many Victorians are now being asked to wear a mask in public if they can’t socially distance. It is possible this practice may be encouraged more widely across Australia, amid a push from health professionals to increase mask-wearing. People will of course still want to visit private spaces, including offices,…