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Should I wear a mask on public transport?

Masks protect you from infection and protect others from getting sick. But authorities are leaving it up to individuals to decide if they want to wear masks on the bus or train. Here's how to decide.

New Zealand hits a 95% chance of eliminating coronavirus – but we predict new cases will emerge

There's now a 95% chance COVID-19 has been eliminated in NZ, according to our modelling. But as NZ prepares to remove limits on large gatherings, it increases the risk of a very large new outbreak.

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Is makeup bad for your skin?

Many of us cover our faces with foundation and other beauty products every day. Here's what we know about whether they are doing us damage.

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