COVID-19 roundup: Hyperglycemia tied to higher risk, reusable masks and nerve injury

This week’s roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19 revisits risks caused by abnormal blood… .

2020-12-06 17:06:48

Turkish craftsperson produces gold, silver masks to guard against COVID-19

Now that protective masks have become an integral part of our daily lives amid the COVID-19 outbreak, fashion designers and artisans have entered the mix of producers in Turkey. A… .

2020-11-25 19:35:48

Masks won't protect without social distancing, warns Turkey’s pandemic board member

Professor Hasan Tezer, a member of the Health Ministry’s Coronavirus Scientific Advisory Board, warned on Sunday that masks without filters provide less protection against the dead… .

2020-11-22 18:59:48

Turkey’s YTB, mosque join forces in France to sew masks

The state-run Presidency of Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB) extended a helping hand to France, which is embattled by the coronavirus pandemic. YTB, in cooperation with t… .

2020-05-04 11:42:00

Turkish mayor to send masks to Trump, Hollywood stars

Savcı Sayan, the mayor of Turkey’s eastern Ağrı, announced Tuesday that he will send boxes of masks to U.S. President Donald Trump and 371 celebrities living in New York, inclu… .

2020-04-28 13:32:00

Tata tutus: French opera houses use costume-making skills to sew masks in battle against coronavirus

Normally they make tutus and elaborate costumes for some of the greatest opera and ballet stars in the world.

But the costume makers from opera houses across France are now turnin… .

2020-04-28 07:25:00

Turkish artist turns masks into canvas as memento of coronavirus pandemic

Undoubtedly, masks have become the face of the coronavirus pandemic and will likely be the image that sticks in our minds long after the virus has passed. One Turkish artist has de… .

2020-04-28 07:20:00

Major Turkish clothing retailer LCW produces 40M masks weekly

LC Waikiki, one of Turkey’s major clothing retailers, is producing 40 million masks per week without profit in support of the country’s fight against the spread of the coronavirus… .

2020-04-19 12:15:00

DIY haircuts, masks and recipes: Google search shows how COVID-19 changed global behavior

The world is undergoing many changes and with it, the behavior of people worldwide seems to be shifting as well. One way to track these shifts is Google itself, with Google Trends… .

2020-04-17 09:09:00

İzmir’s ‘maskamatic’ machines to distribute free masks to metro riders

A new automatic distribution system is ensuring subway passengers are properly equipped to fend off the coronavirus in Turkey’s third-largest city, İzmir.

Metro passengers will no… .

2020-04-17 07:49:00