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Sales are booming for medical supply businesses

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While the coronavirus has had disastrous impacts for most of the economy, some businesses are actually booming. Across the country, there has been panic-buying of hand sanitizers, bottled water, and medical masks despite many experts urging consumers the opposite. Mola Lenghi reports.

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45 thoughts on “Sales are booming for medical supply businesses

  1. Look every time there fear someone making big money

  2. Stupid people

  3. Bioweapon attack. Period

  4. All about the circle of money 😉😉😉

  5. Anyone that watches a lot of television, American televison
    may rightly conclude there sure are a lot of bald-headed males suddenly appearing,
    as they say, that is “only the tip of the iceberg”, that number does not
    include females, and the males that are toupeed. If there could ever be an
    accurate count of the bald-headed, we would be so overwhelmed by that number that
    it would be in the range of, ‘unbelievable’, and by the way, is anyone counting
    the number of the blond headed, fare warning, do not count this American
    President, he’s not one of them…

  6. Imagine using mask that are made to stop spreading of germs. As a way to protect feom them…

  7. I was surprised as I’m sure you were too, to see Michael
    Moore on the newly activated new news program on MSNBC, Velshi, absent his customary
    baseball cap that has conveniently for years hid from view his
    sixty-five-year-old gray hair, now that we have seen his hair dye treatment,
    are we supposed to now give credence to his opinions? which would have been
    more likely with just a little of his true to life gray hair, instead of the
    exposure of this phoniness in him clearly on display.

  8. Mask. Human nature to do something to survive no matter how useless it may be… nobody wants to sit idle and wait for their turn to die (get infected). Mask buying spree will continue until you tell people there is a drug that can fight and cure this thing.

  9. CORONAVIRUS millionaires.

  10. Wait, if mask cannot shield virus from coming in, why are we telling people to wear mask only when they are sick? I don’t see much difference between getting in and getting out.

  11. Reverse psychology always works….keep it up😊

  12. Only way to “win” in this situation is to be retired and prepped🤔

  13. Only wear mask after you are sick = only wear bulletproof vest after you get shot.

  14. One man’s crisis is another man’s dream

  15. Experts in US and UK are sending confusing and misleading information about wearing masks which are being worn by people in countries that have been through Phase 1 already.

  16. CDC and health professionals advise that only those infected with the virus or healthcare workers should wear masks. I take that advice seriously.
    I will continue to buy and wear masks because I have yet to be tested. I assume I have the virus and to help protect the public I need to wear a mask when I am out in public.
    hahhahahahahaaaaa
    CDC logic is not logical.

  17. A particle is a particle. The fact that it would be a viral particle doesn’t change the size. Some masks have been known to filter out “Particles” down to 0.06 microns. If covid-19 has a size of 0.3 then the mask should be able to capture that particle.

  18. I am so tired of these idiot politicians telling people you dont need a face mask and that it wont protect you.. Meanwhile every doctor and nurse in a hospital wears one… Just be honest and say you have a shortage of supplies and need them to go to health care workers instead of insulting our intelligence.

  19. I did buy some extra non-perishable food and an extra pack of tp in case I’m home sick. I didn’t buy water because I drink tap anyhow. I didn’t stand in any lines or get freaked out.

  20. CNN is making a fool out of themselves by reporting fake new about virus and about president Trump. I’ve turned cnn of permanently.

  21. profit is often closely tied to exploitation, misery and death. Covid is just the flavor of the week

  22. When will the evil scientist stop creating viruses. It’s never ending a new virus pops up we spend billions to Create a vaccine. Then next thing you know another virus is created and its then same process over again. Then the media brainwashes ppl to believe its from bats. Well bats been on this world for 52million years why is the virus popping up now brainless morons

  23. buy masks made in china

  24. Why toilette paper?

  25. Somebody in the factory is coughing all over those masks…

  26. It’s just the beginning but soon western nations including the US would produce products completely China free and permanently.

  27. False!!! Stop the propaganda and maybe the general public will stop buying respirators like the 3m 1860 or 8210 which DO offer protection from biological agents. You might try to be honest with the American people and tell them YOU failed to properly to fund the CDC and failed to plan accordingly for this pandemic! Obviously the government is instructing the media what they can and can’t publish. Contrary to your beliefs most Americans can see right through your lies and deception.

  28. Mask will keep more out than if you wear no mask

  29. No sh*** 🙄

  30. Ok, this is getting ridiculous and is totally overblown. I’m not diminishing the seriousness of it, but the truth lies somewhere in between all the fear mongering.

    1. Okay then let someone with the coronavirus cough on you then n see what you say then

  31. Go ahead and quarantine me, I’ve got three years worth of rice, beans, canned meats, instant coffee, water, and solar panels to play PlayStation all night long. You guys go deal with Walmart and have fun

    1. @david forte what a guy! Thanks dude! Stay healthy and safe!

    2. Brother I got my stockpile for under 300, buy a large bag of rice when you shop it’s good for a five or so years…better yet spend 100 at Walmart in the bean and rice isle, you’ll have a years worth of emergency food, get a few gallons of bleach to sanitize your drinking and cooking water, three drops per gallon of water and let it sit, u can always cook your beans and rice on a camp fire in your yard

    3. Can I come live with you? 😭😭

  32. Your an idiot for even buying hand sanitizer….Christ’s sake buy some god damn soap, and buy gallons of bleach for your home….funny watching people panic though

  33. This is not good ….company profiting straight corrupt….

  34. Imagine that

  35. NOT buying any of this crap

    stick in your bag when nurse leaves the room !

  36. Of course it’s booming, they love a good crisis! They don’t want the people healthy, they want us sick so they can continue making money off of us like we are cattle!

    1. Breed out the whites

    2. Money is their god and probably ours too

  37. Mola is an absolutely gorgeous man!

  38. As if people just started to wash their hands.

    1. Why you think the hand sanitizer are sold out 😂

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