'Sensible thing': double COVID wave sparks call for return of mask wearing

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January 24 2024 - 8:00pm
Dr David Durrheim, a public health physician, said "mask-wearing in crowded indoor environments now would be a sensible thing to do". Picture by Marina Neil
Dr David Durrheim, a public health physician, said "mask-wearing in crowded indoor environments now would be a sensible thing to do". Picture by Marina Neil

Almost 50 people are in hospital with COVID in the Hunter New England district, as the summer's double COVID wave prompts a fresh call for the return of mask-wearing.

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