Medical

They say that laughter is the best medicine, but often our best humor comes from medicine itself.

Furniture, Lab, Person
Did 4 States Halt Administration of J&J Vaccine Due to Safety Concerns? Adverse reactions in four states led to a temporary cessation of the administration of the...
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Clothing, Apparel, Person
Do ‘Disposable Blue Face Masks’ Contain Asbestos-Like Substance? A specific disposable mask that contains a coating of graphene was distributed by officials in...
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Person, Human, Audience
No, Pfizer’s CEO Did Not Refuse to Take the COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracy theorists and anti-vaccine social media users grossly misrepresented an interview given by Albert Bourla...
    False
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Person, Human, Sport
Did a Gymnast Celebrate by Showing Off Vaccination Card? Move over touchdown dance, it's time for the vaccination card wave.
    True
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Arm, Person, Human
Did Breastfeeding Baby Die After Mother Received COVID-19 Vaccine Dose? Health experts do recommend the vaccine be given to breastfeeding parents.
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Business Card, Text, Paper
Did COVID-19 Originate in Market 400 Meters From CCP Lab Studying Coronaviruses? Repeating something countless times over the course of a year does not actually make it...
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Electronics, Headphones, Headset
Are Global Sperm Counts and Penis Sizes Shrinking Drastically? The "alarming decline" may correspond with human exposure to a common class of chemicals found...
    Mostly True
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Injection, Clothing, Apparel
Does Drinking Alcohol Impair Effectiveness of COVID-19 Vaccine? To cheers or not to cheers, that is the question.
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Horseshoe crabs are milked for their blue blood.
Is Horseshoe Crab Blood Required for COVID-19 Vaccines? “Anyone who has had an injection, vaccination, or surgery has benefited from horseshoe crabs!”
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Concerns about bloodclots are causing some countries to pause use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
Does AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Cause Blood Clots? As of this writing, 37 cases of blood clots were reported out of the 17...
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A social media post claimed that covid-19 vaccine may impact life insurance benefits.
Can Getting COVID-19 Vaccine Disqualify You From Life Insurance Benefits? As COVID-19 vaccines distribution ramped up in early 2021, so did misinformation.
    False
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We looked into allegations that the Johnson & Johnson vaccine contained aborted fetal cells.
Does J&J COVID-19 Vaccine Contain Aborted Fetal Cells? The claim was a mischaracterization of how scientists use cell "factories" to create the immunization's...
    False
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