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# coronavirusfacts - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Debunked: No, WhatsApp isn't about to start charging users to send messages
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# Factcheck

Debunked: No, WhatsApp isn't about to start charging users to send messages

Apr 22nd 2020, 6:05 AM 34,523 Views 11 Comments

A message circulating WhatsApp claims that the platform is going to start charging users from “Saturday morning”.

# coronavirusfacts - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Master pastry chef Shane Smith shares some kitchen comfort food for all at home
# Saturday Serving
# Saturday Serving

Master pastry chef Shane Smith shares some kitchen comfort food for all at home

Apr 18th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,472 Views 13 Comments

This week, we enjoy some easy recipes that can be put together from your cupboard ingredients.

# coronavirusfacts - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Debunked: No, this isn't a 'tentative' list of dates the government might start letting things reopen
# Covid19 Facts
# Covid19 Facts

Debunked: No, this isn't a 'tentative' list of dates the government might start letting things reopen

Apr 15th 2020, 9:09 PM 57,961 Views 31 Comments

This message has been circulating today in WhatsApp Groups – the Chief Medical Officer says “no such list exists” right now.

Debunked: No, watered-down mouthwash is not an effective substitute for hand sanitiser
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# Covid19 Facts

Debunked: No, watered-down mouthwash is not an effective substitute for hand sanitiser

Apr 15th 2020, 4:20 PM 11,702 Views 10 Comments

It is also not an effective surface disinfectant.

# coronavirusfacts - Friday 20 March, 2020

Debunked: No, 'Galway Hospital' hasn't circulated a message telling people to wear gloves at petrol pumps
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# Covid19 Facts

Debunked: No, 'Galway Hospital' hasn't circulated a message telling people to wear gloves at petrol pumps

Mar 20th 2020, 7:05 PM 105,645 Views 63 Comments

Another WhatsApp message is being forwarded around many groups today.