The Chemical Sensitivity Podcast

Episode 30: Powered Air-Purifying Respirators. A Conversation with Kyle Higgins & Mariann Martin

July 23, 2023 Season 1 Episode 30
The Chemical Sensitivity Podcast
Episode 30: Powered Air-Purifying Respirators. A Conversation with Kyle Higgins & Mariann Martin
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Episode 30 of The Chemical Sensitivity Podcast is available now!
 
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 This episode is called “Powered Air-Purifying Respirators.” 

It features a conversation with two women in the U.S. who wear Powered Air-Purifying Respirators (PAPRs) so they can continue engaging in the world with MCS.  

You’ll hear Kyle Higgins and Mariann Martin explore: 

·       How and when they started wearing PAPRs. 

·       Which models they use and how they adapt them. 

·       How they respond to questions and stares from family members, friends, and strangers.

More info about PAPRs (Wikipedia).

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Introduction
Kyle
Mariann
Kyle's Background
Kyle Working
Mariann's Background
Mariann's Mask Progression
Kyle's Mask Progression
Kyle's PAPR
Mariann's PAPR
Public Opinion - Mariann
Public Opinion - Kyle
Offending Others
Benefits - Mariann
Benefits - Kyle
Portabllity
PAPR Confidence
Costs
Asthma Warning
Evolution of PAPR
Conclusion