Negotiating $50,000 N95 Masks To Battle Coronavirus

2020-ж., 22-мар.
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We are putting our healthcare professionals who are on the frontlines of this coronavirus pandemic at serious risk when we send them out without proper personal protective equipment. As my colleagues and I continue to treat patients we are running critically low on N95 masks. I am no Mr. Beast, but I decided to personally take $50,000 and buy as many masks as I could and donate them to our struggling healthcare system. CONTINUE READING!
As you see in the video I was only able to complete about half my order so I'd like to donate the last $20,000 to a hospital or charity that YOU deem appropriate. Please comment and upvote where you'd like to see this money donated and after 72 hours I will make the donation. Thank you!
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  • It should be illegal to buy huge amounts of these masks for profit. People could be harmed cause someone is hoarding them

    Jennifer HergertJennifer Hergert6 күн мурун
  • Dr mike lookin sus

    Crash ArthurCrash Arthur29 күн мурун
  • Hello Dr the best video 🙏

    Bharti DurejaBharti DurejaАй мурун
  • 💖💖💖

    Cherish MeCherish MeАй мурун
  • he kept saying masksksk

    Ro KillerRo KillerАй мурун
  • when did america become a third world country? where i live they want you to get tested if you happen to sneeze!

    Anthony KzarikAnthony KzarikАй мурун
  • doctor mike how in the hell did you manage to STAY SO CALM DURING THIS DEAL! ITS ANXIETY PROVOKING!

    Aria MembrenoAria MembrenoАй мурун
  • The date in the video says 03/19/2021.

    Dan SpilmanDan SpilmanАй мурун
  • Mike offered Bear a high-five. Bear refused, knowing that there's a pandemic and that it could spread disease. Bear is a responsible citizen. Be like Bear

    Larry 18Larry 182 ай мурун
  • God bless you more(Dr. MIKE) for your generosity 👍

    merle dela cruzmerle dela cruz2 ай мурун
  • Get you man like this. It's not my line I just felt like it so wrote it.

    Yogesh KaliyaYogesh Kaliya2 ай мурун
  • Back in March I got refused a test. Even though I had a 104.1 fever, shortness of breath, and was living with 2 elderly parents both of which who have asthma and other underlying symptoms. The country is seriously an even worse mess now, 6 months later..

    Robyn *Robyn *2 ай мурун
  • This is Breaking Bad: Covid 19 edition.

    Mainak MukhopadhyayMainak Mukhopadhyay2 ай мурун
  • What's is gonna be Mike? Science research or political push? The viruses we live with are in the air, like oxygen, which travels freely through pretty well all types of masks. Masks don't stop infection...only cough/sneeze spray. Here's a list of studies from 1981-2015 proving this: Neil Orr’s study, published in 1981 in the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Dr. Orr was a surgeon in the Severalls Surgical Unit in Colchester. And for six months, from March through August 1980, the surgeons and staff in that unit decided to see what would happen if they did not wear masks during surgeries. They wore no masks for six months, and compared the rate of surgical wound infections from March through August 1980 with the rate of wound infections from March through August of the previous four years. And they discovered, to their amazement, that when nobody wore masks during surgeries, the rate of wound infections was less than half what it was when everyone wore masks. Their conclusion: “It would appear that minimum contamination can best be achieved by not wearing a mask at all” and that wearing a mask during surgery “is a standard procedure that could be abandoned.”I was so amazed that I scoured the medical literature, sure that this was a fluke and that newer studies must show the utility of masks in preventing the spread of disease. But to my surprise the medical literature for the past forty-five years has been consistent: masks are useless in preventing the spread of disease and, if anything, are unsanitary objects that themselves spread bacteria and viruses.Ritter et al., in 1975, found that “the wearing of a surgical face mask had no effect upon the overall operating room environmental contamination.”Ha’eri and Wiley, in 1980, applied human albumin microspheres to the interior of surgical masks in 20 operations. At the end of each operation, wound washings were examined under the microscope. “Particle contamination of the wound was demonstrated in all experiments.”Laslett and Sabin, in 1989, found that caps and masks were not necessary during cardiac catheterization. “No infections were found in any patient, regardless of whether a cap or mask was used,” they wrote. Sjøl and Kelbaek came to the same conclusion in 2002.In Tunevall’s 1991 study, a general surgical team wore no masks in half of their surgeries for two years. After 1,537 operations performed with masks, the wound infection rate was 4.7%, while after 1,551 operations performed without masks, the wound infection rate was only 3.5%.A review by Skinner and Sutton in 2001 concluded that “The evidence for discontinuing the use of surgical face masks would appear to be stronger than the evidence available to support their continued use.”Lahme et al., in 2001, wrote that “surgical face masks worn by patients during regional anaesthesia, did not reduce the concentration of airborne bacteria over the operation field in our study. Thus they are dispensable.”Figueiredo et al., in 2001, reported that in five years of doing peritoneal dialysis without masks, rates of peritonitis in their unit were no different than rates in hospitals where masks were worn.Bahli did a systematic literature review in 2009 and found that “no significant difference in the incidence of postoperative wound infection was observed between masks groups and groups operated with no masks.”Surgeons at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, recognizing the lack of evidence supporting the use of masks, ceased requiring them in 2010 for anesthesiologists and other non-scrubbed personnel in the operating room. “Our decision to no longer require routine surgical masks for personnel not scrubbed for surgery is a departure from common practice. But the evidence to support this practice does not exist,” wrote Dr. Eva Sellden.Webster et al., in 2010, reported on obstetric, gynecological, general, orthopaedic, breast and urological surgeries performed on 827 patients. All non-scrubbed staff wore masks in half the surgeries, and none of the non-scrubbed staff wore masks in half the surgeries. Surgical site infections occurred in 11.5% of the Mask group, and in only 9.0% of the No Mask group.Lipp and Edwards reviewed the surgical literature in 2014 and found “no statistically significant difference in infection rates between the masked and unmasked group in any of the trials.” Vincent and Edwards updated this review in 2016 and the conclusion was the same.Carøe, in a 2014 review based on four studies and 6,006 patients, wrote that “none of the four studies found a difference in the number of post-operative infections whether you used a surgical mask or not.”Salassa and Swiontkowski, in 2014, investigated the necessity of scrubs, masks and head coverings in the operating room and concluded that “there is no evidence that these measures reduce the prevalence of surgical site infection.”Da Zhou et al., reviewing the literature in 2015, concluded that “there is a lack of substantial evidence to support claims that facemasks protect either patient or surgeon from infectious contamination.”Mandating masks has not kept death rates down anywhere. On the other hand keeping people with 'symptoms' at a distance or at home is reasonable. About the only reason one might have for a face mask is to stop coughing phlegm and sneezing spray. But even in that case, that individual ought to be home anyway. The 20 U.S. states that have never ordered people to wear face masks indoors and out have dramatically lower COVID-19 death rates than the 30 states that have mandated masks. Most of the no-mask states have COVID-19 death rates below 20 per 100,000 population, and none have a death rate higher than 55. All 13 states that have death rates higher 55 are states that have required the wearing of masks in all public places. It has not protected them. (on behalf on of Arthur Firstenberg's research of 2020)

    BillBill3 ай мурун
  • That thumbnail tho.....

    tacodog ajtacodog aj3 ай мурун
  • Great job Misha. Protect yourself.....

    Primitivo ChapaPrimitivo Chapa3 ай мурун
  • Can i get one of those?

    Brett PostBrett Post3 ай мурун
  • Mike when you drive sit up straight and put ur chair up straight too

    Isla LochtieIsla Lochtie4 ай мурун
  • 1:56 . Wait masks have an expiration date? What the heck. Or did I just hear that wrong.

    TheBurritoEmperor stuffTheBurritoEmperor stuff4 ай мурун
  • This rotten brain

    Thuan AnThuan An4 ай мурун
  • We are L'AYT , we provide many services (can help provide you any goods you need ), due to the current outbreak we can provide all types of masks, gloves, etc ...Any anti-COVID items in general. For the last 4 months, we have shipped goods to 5 African countries, 3 Europan countries, and 2 Asian countries.

    Atta AytAtta Ayt4 ай мурун
  • For a second i thought Dr. Mike got bangs. lol.

    Rosie DarkoRosie Darko4 ай мурун
  • 5:42 link form gmm 😂

    Youssef MohamedYoussef Mohamed4 ай мурун
  • Its different for doctors and the public should stop taking all the masks unless you are showing symptoms. Treat it like were all infected till we get sick.

    Armando C.Armando C.4 ай мурун
  • I don't understand why this video has thumbs down? Like why? He's doing something good. This Doctor has the biggest and most compassionate heart and people are really hating on him smh

    Casey AndinoCasey Andino4 ай мурун
  • I disagree, there's nothing inherently wrong with profiting off a crisis, it depends on how it is done.

    Boredfan GerrudeBoredfan Gerrude4 ай мурун
  • Mm *S O M E H O R S E P O W E R*

    First Name Last nameFirst Name Last name4 ай мурун
  • 0:13 does no one see what's wrong only me?

    Aayush PatelAayush Patel4 ай мурун
  • 5:41 liiiiiinnnnnnkkkkkkkk

    Sandy MacStoneSandy MacStone4 ай мурун
  • i see you w that link clip when are we getting a rhett&link dr mike collab smh

    rileysuzrileysuz4 ай мурун
  • Are we aware the first date says 2021?

    Sean GordonSean Gordon4 ай мурун
  • I was seriously waiting for the feds to swarm in and do a PPE bust.

    5ivepdx5ivepdx5 ай мурун
  • 3/19/20 not 21

    james nickjames nick5 ай мурун
  • I literally had to double look at the calendar when it said 3/19/21 at .12 seconds. I’m like wow this was filmed in 2021 dr. Mike is even more awesome than I once thought.

    HDC_BenGHDC_BenG5 ай мурун
  • Omfg are u in AZ cuz the uhaul lisence plate

    Laiba MoeenLaiba Moeen5 ай мурун
  • *********FLU VACCINE DEATH RATE IS HIGHER THAN COVID-19******** SEE THE FACTS BELOW Why is the country locked down when COVID 19 death rates are lower than flu vaccine death rates recorded by the FDA and CDC??? *** Flu Vaccine Deaths (Fluzone) = 0.60 *** COVID-19 Death Rate = 0.40 (.26 including a symptomatic individuals) The following links support my data and come from the FDA and CDC...just in case you believe in arguments supported by data. Review section 6.1 of the vaccine insert for Fluzone vaccine deaths (link below). *****So, what is the real agenda? What is Dr. Fauci and Bill Gates true intentions here given these facts?****** Current COVID-19 Death Rate is 0.4 percent and 0.26% if you include asymptomatic individuals.

    Greg More Challenge the Status QuoGreg More Challenge the Status Quo5 ай мурун
  • you give me a good point of view and a portion of good food for thoughts around my colleagues at the college about the logistics how they will work with covid-19, and the results of it

    georgia koutsotoliougeorgia koutsotoliou5 ай мурун
  • WHOEVER DISLIKED THIS IS STUPID That’s all i gotta say

    LestyDevLestyDev5 ай мурун
  • Bear was so big now

    Azhtawn yzahaille ynigo K. AlidioAzhtawn yzahaille ynigo K. Alidio5 ай мурун
  • I'm sorry but i was dying at "Masksks"

    LacunaLacuna5 ай мурун
  • Please we need a closet review from you your sense of fashion is awesome lol😂😂

    Colton PozniakColton Pozniak5 ай мурун
  • I need the n95, just look at my name

    The floor mateThe floor mate5 ай мурун
  • The scarfs and bandanas are recommended to use in situations like, wen u go to buy groceries and stuff. NOT for doctors.

    Anusha hanumanthappaAnusha hanumanthappa5 ай мурун
  • Burn the mask.

    Koort WallienKoort Wallien5 ай мурун
  • dr mike in a backwards hat just made my day 😍

    Diana KossDiana Koss6 ай мурун
  • Hey doctor Mike it’s 2020 not 2021 😆just a editing issue☺️☺️ Love your drive.. stay safe. Doctor mike I love your soul for humanity!!

    Cristina SilvaCristina Silva6 ай мурун
  • Guys, just use essential oils! Works like 👌

    BirbBirb6 ай мурун
  • When i see Doctor Mike not wearing a mask, I GET EXTREMELY ANXIOUS!

    Jelleh XDJelleh XD6 ай мурун
  • Hi, I was wondering what your thoughts are on abortion? Does it violate the Hippocratic Oath when it says, "to do no harm" because if the baby has a beating heart, it's medically a life? I've heard this argument for euthanasia, and I was wondering what your thoughts are. Also, what do you think about physician assisted suicide or euthanasia?

    Addie MorrisAddie Morris6 ай мурун
  • Our family owned company has seized rum operations , to make hand sanitizers. We offered them to hospitals and to local communities.Just giving back to ease on the crisis and to get back to normalcy.

    Vic M.Vic M.6 ай мурун
  • Why did you back down from an interview with valutainment? Scared or paid off??????

    marcia menagemarcia menage6 ай мурун
  • I got some N95 from , if anyone needs to buy, you can check this website.

    Winter ZhaoWinter Zhao6 ай мурун
  • I was using this video to get some evidence for a persuasive paper and I couldn't remember the date it came out. I needed the date to make the citation. Then I realized that Dr. Mike puts the date on the beginning of the video so people know when the information came. It saved me. Lol

    Private BobPrivate Bob6 ай мурун
  • Dr Mike Robinhood

    Sanket GuptaSanket Gupta6 ай мурун
  • I didn't notice to myself I am really dying hard fan of you Dr.Mike...😲🤭

    Marlou FormarejoMarlou Formarejo6 ай мурун
  • This is fantastic. People should use masks as possible as they can. If you do not have a medical mask, a cloth mask can protect you to some extent. The difference between wearing and not wearing is huge. I would share a NICE 3D ANIMATION video showing the difference, check the link below.

    BioMed 3DBioMed 3D6 ай мурун
    • This is fantastic. People should use masks as possible as they can. If you do not have a medical mask, a cloth mask can protect you to some extent. The difference between wearing and not wearing is huge. I would share a NICE 3D ANIMATION video showing the difference, check the link below.

      BioMed 3DBioMed 3D6 ай мурун
  • doctor mike in another vid i used to make 50000 a year when i began doctor mike now: Negotiating $50,000 N95 Masks To Battle Coronavirus oh how the tables have turned

    Agent 2005Agent 20056 ай мурун
  • Lol the second dude wanted to scrape some off the top but got caught

    Erin CErin C6 ай мурун
  • I thought the thumbnail had a bunch of zebras.

    --6 ай мурун
  • is he still practicing?

    Judith SiapnoJudith Siapno6 ай мурун
  • In india we ran ran out of mask and many doc. Got virus and infected many healthy patients too.

    Vaishali ManishiVaishali Manishi6 ай мурун
  • 2018:drug dealing 2020:drug dealing for masks

    Pratik SinghPratik Singh6 ай мурун
  • What about the eyes

    MistronMistron6 ай мурун
  • Hi Dr. Mike, I'd like to buy a bunch of these masks eventually - for protecting myself and my family, and also just for home construction projects. Obviously I'm not going to try to put myself in the purchase order when other people are still needing them. I don't have a critical job or any preexisting conditions. I do live in a high-rise with shared stairwell, so that does give me a bit of concern. Will you connect me with a timeline / updates on when people like me can go ahead and place our orders - and most importantly, how to find the genuine article? Whenever that is - May, June, whenever - let me know when production meets demand and you guys have all you need, so people in my category can get some?

    BowChickaHonkHonk1BowChickaHonkHonk16 ай мурун
  • Of you feel the need to wear a mask, use b95 masks, instead of Wal-Mart plastic masks.

    xXnoframXxxXnoframXx6 ай мурун
  • I wonder if hospital's are pissed because people are price gouging for these masks, but I guess they're getting a taste of their medicine considering how much they have ripped people off in the past with their ridiculous prices, especially if you don't insurance.

    Dr. Santiago M.DDr. Santiago M.D6 ай мурун
  • Let's truck through un-censored. Censors it after it passes.

    Pizza GamerPizza Gamer6 ай мурун
  • He not only looks like superman he is also a hero. 😍

    L LL L6 ай мурун
  • Nobody: Nobody ever in the world: Bear: 👁👄👁

    Dan CruzDan Cruz6 ай мурун
  • Hii doc. I am your fan thanks for all those videos.. they are alot informative I wanted to ask one question. I have thyroid at early age of 20 is it bad to get same at this early age. Also how much mg tablet one should have in proportion to their weight. Also can this thyroid situation go away forever? I am sick of eating those tablets every day.. I am hypothyroidism patient. Love from India

    rakshita karhadkarrakshita karhadkar6 ай мурун
  • Why does it feel like they are buying drugs 😂😂😂

    Purple AlienPurple Alien6 ай мурун
  • I've seen arrests on two people in Long Island, one of which included a note about price gouging directly to doctors. I hope you helped them get busted! I also want to say I support your methods. If you had called the police, they might have seized these as "evidence" and they might have sat in an evidence locker well past their expiration dates.

    Pembroke LovePembroke Love6 ай мурун
  • The time Dr. Mike learned about drug deals.

    Pembroke LovePembroke Love6 ай мурун
    • ...that could actually happen. Probably does every time medicine is in short supply.

      Reuben SternReuben Stern2 ай мурун
  • This man is amazing.

    Cohen DurocherCohen Durocher6 ай мурун
  • Gosh it really must have hurt when you fell from heaven

    A PettyA Petty6 ай мурун
  • Wait. Were Guy #1 and Guy #2 arguing that $7.50 was too high...???

    TetraglotTetraglot7 ай мурун
  • We found some in our closet so we didn’t have to pay a cent.

    Larissa LabenzLarissa Labenz7 ай мурун
    • N95 masks

      Larissa LabenzLarissa Labenz7 ай мурун
  • Dr. Fauci approved funding for the virus that’s destroying the lives of people all around the world and we’re supposed to be listening to him?

    Shawnlee CarterShawnlee Carter7 ай мурун
  • This is a drug deal but a hospital version

    J Dibs webbJ Dibs webb7 ай мурун
  • Wait MIKE, didn’t last time you say we shouldn’t wear masks?

    Kelly NonicRKelly NonicR7 ай мурун
    • The virus evolved to make it for you to have masks

      Nikki HoldmeierNikki Holdmeier6 ай мурун
  • Home depot as I've found some here in London on a click and collect Builders supply store chain for £3.49 including vat which isnt bad.

    Shamir PatelShamir Patel7 ай мурун
  • @ 0:11 why does it say “3/19/21” ??

    A WA W7 ай мурун
  • I swear people need to stop panic buying

    DimpleJoonieDimpleJoonie7 ай мурун
  • You should do a video on how some hospitals are reprocessing the n95 mask

    knifeassasin123knifeassasin1237 ай мурун
  • You should make a review on the Manhwa “Medical Return”. Sorry, but I’m going to spam this message on every video (once on each one though) I really want you to know....

    [Blank][Blank]7 ай мурун
  • A good job you have done to help people at front battlefield! Let me know if you still need N95. Or you can connect any medical care who need N95. Feel free to contact me:

    linkinchaelinkinchae7 ай мурун
  • This is such an incredible thing to do, good for you. Why can’t everyone be more like Dr Mike?

    Alex OrpinAlex Orpin7 ай мурун
  • How do I get in contact with you? I can get massive amounts of masks 3 times cheaper. I am not doing it for money. 4.years ago I was in a coma and on a ventilator. Doctors saved my life. I am paying it forward. Contact me

    Tom LTom L7 ай мурун
  • Ok but why does it look like dr. Mike has scoliosis

    GerardoGerardo7 ай мурун
  • A month later and it seems that testing is pretty much as big a problem as PPE these days that was kinda interesting with Dr. Mike saying that testing wasn't as big a problem at the time.

    Ge NoGe No7 ай мурун
  • I work at a grocery store and I judge and fume with rage silently at the sheer amount of people that come in wearing N95 masks. Disgusting

    MidnightTheUmbreonMidnightTheUmbreon7 ай мурун
  • My doctor's office does drive through testing. From what I've heard it's really good. I'm honestly really impressed. They took it super seriously and planned even before it was freaked out about in the US.

    Kate WienekeKate Wieneke7 ай мурун
  • As much as I appreciate his effort, but these masks hoarders should be seriously jailed, and in the future stuff like this shouldn't happen

    ⴰⵔⵢⴰⴰⵔⵢⴰ7 ай мурун
  • This doc has so much free time... when does he actually work??

    Super MojoSuper Mojo7 ай мурун
  • I understand as demand suddenly spikes prices will increase, and people who are selling masks need motivation to continue selling, which is continued profits. However, I believe that there is a difference between windfall(bare minimum) profits, which are ethical profits, and price gouging, which are always unethical profits. 700% price increase is price gouging, and therefore unethical, no matter what.

    Nathaniel LongNathaniel Long7 ай мурун
  • There was no mix up with the “delivery” date. That was to ensure you were not undercover law enforcement or you had not involved law enforcement. I’m sure they had people at that site watching to make sure.

    Jessica CedeJessica Cede7 ай мурун
    • Yeah it was like a legit drug deal haha

      poke martpoke mart6 ай мурун
  • David, go to Bulk KN95 and N95 masks, without the weird delivery.

    B JB J7 ай мурун
  • Thank you so much Dr.Mike for your nobel efforts in trying to get these masks! Yes, unfortunately, the market is flooded with many fake face masks and many suppliers are stockpiling them to price gouge others. So, I'm working with a great college friend of mine who is a co-founder of Think66 and Shandeset, a government approved manufacturer that specializes in medical grade face masks. We are to trying to help people through the sale of genuine face masks to protect from the COVID-19 at a fair price. We were able to secure some 3M N95s with a supplier and selling them to only people working in the medical field et., government officials, and those willing to donate to the previously mentioned. As of now we are able to sell them for $5 with a minimum order quantity of 500,000, but we are working on trying to lower the price and moq, but on the bright side you do have the option of picking this masks at the warehouse yourself to verify their legitimacy. If your company needs the normal face masks, or you know someone generous enough to buy some to donate to the first responders and hospitals that are in dire need of face masks, please contact me so that we can help them out as face masks are scarce and have a large minimum order quantity. We can schedule a phone call to further discuss details. Thank you! 🙏

    Anastasia MendezAnastasia Mendez7 ай мурун
  • 2019: Stay away from negative people. 2020: Stay away from positive people!

    PixelPixel7 ай мурун
  • Is that a dog or an actual bear?

    Vika BlaireVika Blaire7 ай мурун