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# face masks

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Poll: Do you wear a face covering in crowded settings?
Immunologist says stronger advice on mask-wearing needed amid surge in respiratory viruses
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Poll: Do you wear a face mask in crowded places?
Face masks no longer mandatory on EU flights from next week
Poll: Do you still wear a face mask in certain situations?
CMO says PCR testing 'no longer needed' for most under 55s and suggests concluding NPHET
NPHET recommend end to mandatory mask-wearing in education, public transport and school settings
Mask wearing looks set to become optional in the coming weeks
Unmasked students should not be excluded from school, department advises
What are face mask requirements for primary school children in other European countries?
'My son's been thrown under the bus': Warning that mask rules leave Deaf children 'isolated' in school
Children aged nine and over to be asked to wear masks indoors in public on temporary basis
Irish university warns students that lecturers may call security if masks aren't worn in class
FactCheck: No, masks were not shown to increase children's carbon dioxide intake
FactCheck: No, these claims in an anti-mask leaflet delivered to homes aren't true
Poll: Do you wear a face covering in busy outdoor places?
Israelis no longer have to wear masks outdoors as Covid-19 cases plummet
Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?
'The virus kills people we love': Woman whose husband died from Covid-19 urges people to wear masks
Woman, 20s, charged over assault after dispute on mask wearing
FactCheck: Yes, masks, including cloth masks, can help prevent Covid-19 transmission
'We're asking people to do the right thing': Face coverings now mandatory for drivers and passengers in taxis
Taoiseach says 'strong evidence' that reopening wet pubs would mean 'far higher numbers far faster'
Face masks are now recommended 'on busy streets' and public asked to use 'common sense'
Debunked: No, face masks 'sprayed with Teflon' are not causing flu-like symptoms
'It's just not as good': HSE urges public to wear face masks instead of face visors where possible
Eight people have files sent to DPP over failure to wear a face mask
Less than half of schools providing medical grade face masks to SNAs, survey finds
Concern about number of people wearing face masks under their chins or with noses exposed
Police break up gathering of thousands protesting pandemic restrictions in Germany
Students who refuse to wear face masks will be sent home from secondary schools, Norma Foley says
Debunked: No, wearing a face mask does not 'disrupt pH levels' and increase cancer risk
Poll: Are you concerned about using public transport?
Explainer: Everything to know about new face covering regulations
Donnelly expects 'very little need' to police wearing of face coverings
Canada: Man shot by police at his home after incident sparked by refusal to wear face mask in shop
Mandatory masks on public transport 'challenging for people who are Deaf and hard of hearing'
Face masks on public transport to become compulsory from next week
Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely
Mandatory use of face coverings on public transport 'likely' to be enforced through fines