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Alabama Officials Debunk False Claim of COVID-19 Vaccine Death

December 17, 2020 /

Quick Take A false claim that an unidentified nurse died after getting the COVID-19 vaccine in Alabama has been feeding into the anti-vaccine disinformation online.…

Instagram Post Distorts Facts on COVID-19 Death Reporting

December 16, 2020 /

Quick Take An Instagram post falsely claims that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting all pneumonia and influenza deaths as caused by…

COVID-19 Vaccines Don’t Have Patient-Tracking Devices

December 15, 2020 /

Quick Take A video circulating on social media falsely claims that vaccines for COVID-19 have a microchip that “tracks the location of the patient.” The…

Doctors in Video Falsely Equate COVID-19 With a ‘Normal Flu Virus’

October 21, 2020 /

Quick Take A video posted by a European-based group called World Doctors Alliance falsely claims the novel coronavirus is “a normal flu virus” and there…