In this Friday, March 13, 2020 file photo, Medical University of South Carolina project manager Amy Jackson adjusts her face…
FILE - A Medical University of South Carolina worker adjusts her mask in Charleston, S.C., March 13, 2020.

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.

Daily Debunk

Claim: Mask wearing causes bacterial pneumonia.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: USA Today

Social Media Disinfo

 

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Circulating on social media: An image purportedly showing a large crowd protesting against COVID-19 restrictions in Romania.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Check Your Fact