Antivaxxers are citing three papers to support their claim that spike protein produced by COVID-19 vaccines is dangerous. Unsurprisingly and as usual, they're misinterpreting the studies and misrepresenting their significance. COVID-19 vaccines are, in fact, very safe.
The vaccine hesitant are now the front lines of the battle to contain COVID.
The latest antivaccine disinformation consists of pointing to the large numbers of reports of death (and other adverse events) to the VAERS database. It's nonsense.
Some essential oils appear to trigger seizures in people with no history of epilepsy.
Medical experts are just starting to bring long COVID into focus, but there is still much we don't know.
Ivermectin has been touted as a potential antiviral to treat COVID-19 infections. There is no good evidence it is effective.
The joint WHO-China investigation report concludes that a lab origin for COVID-19 is "extremely unlikely" but doubts remain.