By Grace Gavilanes
Updated Nov 14, 2014 @ 2:01 pm
the scarf that protects against ebola
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Below is an excerpt from "The Scarf That Protects Against Ebola" which originally appeared on PureWow. Read the full story at

Cold and flu season is quickly arriving, and guess what? Zillions of germs are airborne! If you want to go all surgical-mask paranoid in style, try a Brooklyn-made Scough ($49;, which can be worn low (like a normal scarf!) or high to keep toxins out. A super-thin carbon filter does the protection, and you'll look less silly and more stylish. Science!