Saw something posted on social media claiming a way to prevent or even cure the coronavirus? Unless it came from a well regarded medical source, just keep scrolling. In an effort to bust many of the COVID-19 myths floating around on the internet, the World Health Organization has launched a website with the actual answers. No, standing under a hand dryer won’t kill the virus; neither will taking a hot bath or eating garlic. Just because you can hold your breath without coughing doesn’t mean you’re not infected.
Want real tips for stopping the spread of coronavirus? Visit https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters to learn about all the myths and also ways to protect yourself from COVID 19.