The Ministry of Health of the Canary Government has asked this Monday through their social networks not to spread fake news around the crisis of coronavirus. In the networks, numerous content is shared that is not always true, so it is important to access official and approved channels to contrast the information.
This Monday, Health has assured in its official Twitter account that it is false that diving masks are being requested as respirators, as a hoax that circulated on the Internet said. Before the proliferation of this false information, the Canary Government once again ask that uncontested news not be given wings.
Sanidad GobCan is the official website of the Canarian Ministry and it contains information updated daily on the management of COVID-19.
??? In the Canary Islands, diving masks are not being requested to use as respirators.
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Remember that misinformation can cause as much damage as # COVID19
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- Sanidad Gobcan (@SanidadGobCan) March 30, 2020