A woman receives the AstraZeneca vaccine under the COVAX scheme against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Pristina, Kosovo…
A woman receives the AstraZeneca vaccine under the COVAX scheme against the coronavirus disease in Pristina, Kosovo, March 29, 2021.

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Daily Debunk

Claim: COVID-19 vaccines are associated with neurodegenerative disease.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: USA Today

Social Media Disinfo

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Circulating on social media: Claim that Public Health England, an executive agency of the U.K.'s Department of Health and Social Care, admitted it “cannot scientifically prove that COVID-19 is contagious.”

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Check Your Fact