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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis adjusts his mask after giving updates on the state's continued response to the coronavirus pandemic during a press conference in Fort Lauderdale.

You’re doing the responsible thing by wearing that face mask but man oh man is it a pain.  That elastic pulling on your ear is a nuisance to say the least. Engineers at USF in Tampa heard you.  Check out what they came up with.  It’s simple but brilliant! They developed an add on so you can just have the elastic band wrap around the back of your head instead. That relieves that awful pressure on your ears. For our doctors and nurses, this must be a game changer. They’re simply and appropriately named “ear savers.” Way to go to the Bulls ingenuity! Watch this clip.

USF engineers make 'ear savers' for health care workers

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