In late December 2019, a new coronavirus was discovered in the Chinese city of Wuhan. As the disease eventually dubbed COVID-19 spread from that region to the rest of the world, something else came with it — an “infodemic” of rumors and misinformation.
Here’s a compilation of claims we’ve fact-checked so far, separated by category:
- Origins and Spread
- Prevention and Treatments
- Prevention and Treatments II
- International Response
- U.S. Government Response
- Trump and the Pandemic
- Conspiracy Theories and ‘Predictions’
- Memes and Misinformation
- Viral Videos
- Business and Industry
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