Rush for face masks in Portugal

in News · 29-01-2020 09:31:00 · 1 Comments

Portuguese pharmacies are reporting a dramatic increase in the demand for face masks across the country.

The rush comes as fears grow over the spread of the Coronavirus to countries across the globe.

3M, a company which manufacturers face masks, told TSF radio they have increased production, with other suppliers in Portugal saying they have followed suit due to the heightened demand.

Symptoms associated with infection by the virus are more intense than influenza and include fever, pain and breathing difficulties


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