Surgical Face Masks & Respirators: How to Use Them Effectively

Many have observed that face masks not only protect us from COVID-19, but also work effectively against other airborne diseases and harmful effects of pollution, dust, and smoke. After all, face masks are designed to filter out particles from the air we breathe. There are 2 common types of disposable face masks: surgical and respirators …

Surgical and Isolation Gowns: What are the Differences?

Personal protection equipment (PPE), such as surgical and isolation gowns, have long been worn by healthcare workers in Malaysia to help protect them from any workplace hazards, including bodily fluids and bloodborne pathogens. With that, the demand for these protective gowns has caused an influx of medical PPE suppliers in Malaysia. And, many of us …

What is a Scrub Suit and What Makes Them Special

Scrub suits. You have seen them worn by healthcare professionals or watched the doctors, surgeons, and nurses on TV shows like Grey’s Anatomy mentioning them whenever they are called on duty. At the same time, you don’t have to look far because since the COVID-19 pandemic hit our shores, most healthcare professionals have doubled up …

5 Tips to Finding the Best Face Mask for Your Child

With the recent lifting of the face mask mandate for indoor settings in Malaysia, many parents like you can’t help but worry about their children’s safety amid this ongoing pandemic. For the past two years, wearing a face mask once you leave the house has been the norm to combat the spread of COVID-19. Over …

MEDICOS DEBUTS M99, A NEW RANGE OF PROTECTIVE RESPIRATORS THAT’S BIG ON SAFETY AND STYLE

Malaysia’s leading pioneer and trusted manufacturer in medical mask manufacturing, MEDICOS officially debuts the premium M99 respirator range. Hot off the press, M99 respirators comes in three different types, namely the PRO, NEO and FLIP. The M99 range is created with superior 5 layers of protection and equipped with HydroChargeTM technology, the most advanced filtration …

Brand New Look for M99 PRO

The New M99 Facelift Introducing MEDICOS M99 with a fresh new look for our Respirator Series. Brand new packaging look, same great M99 protection. Designed & Tested in Collaboration with the Experts, NIOSH Malaysia In collaboration with NIOSH, MEDICOS M99 PRO is designed with the MEDICOS M99 filter configuration which gives users maximum protection and …

“Unbroken”: Meaning Behind the Pink Ribbon Mask – Dr. Caryn Koh

The beautiful and thought-provoking artwork on this year’s Pink Ribbon Sub Micron Surgical Face Mask is made by an outstanding Malaysian artist, Dr. Caryn Koh. Here’s an insight into what goes into a piece of artwork that is worn by thousands of Malaysians throughout Pink October. In conjunction with the global Breast Cancer Awareness month …