Viral Posts Misuse VAERS Data to Make False Claims About COVID-19 Vaccines

March 31, 2021 /

SciCheck Digest Social media posts repeatedly misuse unverified data from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System to falsely claim that COVID-19 vaccines are dangerous, and…

Posts Distort CDC Study Supporting Mask Mandates to Reduce COVID-19

March 19, 2021 /

SciCheck Digest A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that state-issued mask mandates were associated with significant decreases in daily COVID-19…

No Evidence Vaccines Impact Fertility

February 26, 2021 /

Q: Do the COVID-19 vaccines cause infertility? A: There’s no evidence that approved vaccines cause fertility loss. Although clinical trials did not study the issue,…