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Getting in front of this misinformation
Lordy – it’s the often the same tech as your TV remote, etc.
Poynter: Infrared thermometers won’t blind you, damage your neurons nor affect your meditation.
“People who have recently tried to resume their lives by leaving home and going to shops and restaurants have probably stopped at some temperature check control system. Usually, someone with an infrared thermometer in hand points the machine-looking tool to the client’s forehead and finds out if the person is running a fever. This device, however, is the new victim of COVID-19 falsehoods.”