World Health Organization has come up with a list of 12 Myths about CoronaVirus COVID-19. WHO has individually busted those 12 common myths with graphical illustrations on its website based on latest research available with them.
It is very important for us to go through the list and try to avoid spreading any false information or falling for those myths.
Myth 1 CoronaVirus: Are hand dryers effective in killing the new coronavirus?
Myth 2 CoronaVirus: Can an ultraviolet disinfection lamp kill the new coronavirus?
Myth 3 CoronaVirus: How effective are thermal scanners in detecting people infected with the new coronavirus?
Myth 4 CoronaVirus: Can spraying alcohol or chlorine all over your body kill the new coronavirus?
Myth 5 CoronaVirus: Is it safe to receive a letter or a package from China?
Myth 6 CoronaVirus: Can pets at home spread the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV or COVID – 19)?
Myth 7 CoronaVirus: Do vaccines against pneumonia protect you against the new coronavirus?
Myth 8 CoronaVirus: Can regularly rinsing your nose with saline help prevent infection with the new coronavirus?
Myth 9 CoronaVirus: Can eating garlic help prevent infection with the new coronavirus?
Myth 10 CoronaVirus: Does putting on sesame oil block the new coronavirus from entering the body?
Myth 11 CoronaVirus: Does the new coronavirus affect older people, or are younger people also susceptible?
Myth 12 CoronaVirus: Are antibiotics effective in preventing and treating the new coronavirus?
World Health Organization has created a dedicated page on its website to explain different aspects of Novel Coronavirus or COVID 19. As netizens, it is our duty to always refer to the most authentic sites and avoid falling prey to disinformation campaigns.
Have you also heard any Myths about CoronaVirus COVID-19 other than the listed above? let us know about those in the comment section below.
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