Wuhan Locals Party in Packed Nightclubs After Reporting No COVID Cases Since May | 22 Words

It's been an interesting year, that's for sure. But if one thing has dominated the news more than any other it is undeniably the deadly virus of COVID-19 which has changed the shape of the world a whole.

Now, locals in Wuhan have been celebrating in packed nightclubs after reporting no new COVID cases since May.

Keep scrolling to check it out.

Over recent months, our lives have changed completely.

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A pandemic has taken over.

However, in the past few weeks, little bits of normality have been appearing...

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With things beginning to slowly reopen again.

But while things are getting back to normal, we must still take precautions...

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And that includes the use of face masks.

Throughout the last few months, face masks have become the norm...

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And they are now mandatory in most public spaces and transport.

But there are issues with face masks that many people have discovered...

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Some masks have been found to be incredibly harmful to the environment, with thousands already littering our oceans.

But the other issue is that many people have discovered how uncomfortable face masks can be.

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Particularly when they are worn for a long period of time.

They can also make it hard to breathe whilst wearing.

You may think the uncomfortable nature is a small price to pay for the safety they could provide.

But obviously, there has been an ongoing debate as to whether they actually provide enough protection.

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The world seems to be divided on the issue, with lots of people claiming that the masks are in fact only an accessory used to control the masses.

And that's why many are refusing to wear them.

Anti-lockdown protests have been taking place, even since the President shut the country down a few months ago as people would rather "live freely than be oppressed by masks." Yikes.

Despite this, health experts have stressed their importance.

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Healthline describes them as "crucial in the fight against the pandemic." They stressed that this rule is to protect others and not yourself. Wearing a mask reduces the transmission of the disease by at least half.

Another person to stress their importance was scientist and presenter, Bill Nye.

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Commonly known as "Bill Nye the Science Guy", he shared 2 videos on TikTok that highlighted just how important and effective face masks can be.

In the videos, the sixty-four-year-old conducted a simple experiment using several types of facing coverings and a candle.

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And now, after originating in Wuhan, locals are celebrating new year in packed night clubs.

Wuhan went into an incredibly strict lockdown.

But now things have changed.

With nightclubs completely packed.

And locals are crowding them and celebrating the new year in style.

Happy new year!

Surely 2021 will be better than 2020.