It’s true these things kill more people each day than Covid-19 has so far

Cancer, diabetes, and snake bites all cause more deaths than Covid-19 has so far.

Viral post about someone’s uncle’s coronavirus advice is not all it’s cracked up to be

The viral post makes a number of claims about the symptoms of and ways to prevent Covid-19, but not all of them are right.

These quotes “predicting” coronavirus are from two different books

Read separately, the quotes do not sound much like the new Wuhan coronavirus at all.

Viral image about patents for viruses is misleading

The patents don’t mean someone invented the virus, and not all of these patents exist.

Here’s what the books that “predicted” the Covid-19 coronavirus actually say

We read the books that “predicted” the new coronavirus outbreak so you don’t have to.

There's no evidence that the 2019 coronavirus originated in a Chinese government laboratory

A new article written by Chinese scientists does not prove that the 2019 coronavirus outbreak came from bats in a government laboratory.

Dettol hasn’t tested its products against the new Wuhan coronavirus yet

Coronavirus is a category of viruses that includes the common cold.

There is no patent for the Wuhan coronavirus

Claims that Jacob Rothschild owns the patent are untrue.

The makers of Dettol did not know about the new Wuhan coronavirus before the rest of us

Coronavirus is a category of viruses which includes the common cold, as well as the new Wuhan coronavirus.

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