A pharmacist poses with a syringe in a clean room where doses of COVID-19 vaccines will be loaded into syringes, Wednesday, Dec…
FILE - A pharmacist poses with a syringe, Dec. 9, 2020 at Mount Sinai Queens hospital in New York.

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.

Daily Debunk

Claim: CDC data shows 70% of Americans are declining the COVID-19 vaccine.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Reuters

Social Media Disinfo

 

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Circulating on social media: Claim that Sweden is no longer using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests for COVID-19.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Check Your Fact

Factual Reads on Coronavirus

Why Deadly ‘Black Fungus’ Is Ravaging COVID Patients in India
Standard treatments such as steroids, as well as illnesses such as diabetes, make the fungal infection worse.
-- Scientific American, May 28