Fact-checked by: Vistinomer

2021/02/12 | North Macedonia

FALSE: Mandatory wearing of a mask is harmful to healthy people, research says. Protective masks cause bacterial pneumonia – more and more active cases

Explanation: The title of the text is based on a statement by Dr. James Mihan, but it omitted that he does not say the improper wearing of a mask is the cause of bacterial pneumonia.This was confirmed for "Vistinomer" by established medical experts. Also, several reputable fact-checking services have assessed this claim as false.

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