N95-esque Masks from a bra – BuzzyHelps COVID hack by Dr. Baxter

 

Filmed live at the hive on March 18, 2020. Caring for someone with coronavirus but can’t find an N95 mask? Make two N-95 shaped masks from a bra! First invented by Dr. Elena Bodnar (who won an Ig Nobel!) Pediatric Emergency doctor and inventor of Buzzy Amy Baxter sacrifices a fancy peacock bra so you can stay safe. Since respiratory particles are MUCH bigger than the aerosols N-95s are designed for, having a barrier to stop the asymptomatic spread is what’s most important. Some studies even found significant reduction in respiratory spread by wearing a cloth mask in the home with a sick relative. Protect me, protect you.

 

Dr. Amy Baxter, MD, bio & more pain relief options here: https://paincarelabs.com/resources/power-over-pain/

 

Dr. Amy Baxter directs innovation, invention, and strategy for Pain Care Labs. Accomplishments include international thought leadership on pain management and acute opioid reduction, multiple NIH SBIR Fast-Tracks, eight issued patents, multiple first author textbook chapters and journal publications, and successful 510K FDA clearances. After graduating from Yale University and Emory Medical School, as a double-boarded pediatric emergency physician, Dr. Baxter founded PEMA Emergency Research, created and validated the BARF pediatric nausea scale cited in fifty studies, and founded Pain Care Labs. Recognition includes Forbes Ten Healthcare Disruptors, Inc. Top Women in Tech to Watch, Top 10 Innovative and Disruptive Women in Healthcare, a Wall Street Journal “Idea Person”, and the Most Innovative CEO of 2014 from Georgia Bio. National and international lecturing highlights include MakerFaire, AARP, and TEDMED. On Homeolux Board of Directors. Also known for turning down Mr. Wonderful on Shark Tank.

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