Coronavirus: How to tell fact from fiction

Misleading information is spreading like wildfire on social media


Coronavirus has nothing to do with beer. And drinking bleach not only won't cure coronavirus, it could do some serious damage. Yet these are just a couple of the types of false and misleading ideas spreading on social media related to the virus that the World Health Organization has declared a "public health emergency of international concern."

It's a good reminder to get your information from trusted sites, including government health agencies and sources, like these:

For more on how to protect yourself against misinformation, watch the video above.