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Denmark recommends face masks on public transport

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Denmark recommends face masks on public transport Denmark recommends face masks on public transport Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Danish officials said Friday they were now recommending the use of face masks on public transport to curb the spread of COVID-19, just days after saying they did not “make sense in …

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    Why governments have the right to require masks in public

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    Why governments have the right to require masks in public Why governments have the right to require masks in public Credit: CC0 Public Domain Requirements for consumers to wear masks at public places like retail stores and restaurants are very similar to smoking bans, according to three university experts. In …

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      Repurposing public health systems to decode COVID-19

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      Repurposing public health systems to decode COVID-19 Repurposing public health systems to decode COVID-19 Credit: CC0 Public Domain Existing public health monitoring systems in the UK, could improve understanding of the risk factors associated with severe COVID-19. Research published in the journal Microbial Genomics describes how national surveillance systems can …

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        Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport

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        Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport Credit: CC0 Public Domain Wearing a facemask on public transport will become compulsory, Switzerland said Wednesday, following a resurgence in COVID-19 cases in a country that had largely got the virus under control. The wealthy landlocked …

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          Why are patient and public voices absent in COVID-19 policy-making?

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          Why are patient and public voices absent in COVID-19 policy-making? Why are patient and public voices absent in COVID-19 policy-making? Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Patient and public voices were “regrettably” absent in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, but must now move centre stage, argue experts in The BMJ …

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