"The overwhelming proportion of people who get into trouble are the unvaccinated," Dr. Anthony Fauci said in an interview with "Meet the Press."
The variant has been detected in all 50 states, and health officials continue to urge Americans to get vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Dr Sherri Tenpenny, an osteopath and prominent anti-vaxxer, recently told Ohio lawmakers that the vaccine makes people magnetic.
Anti-lockdown groups in the UK are becoming increasingly entangled with far-right groups on social media, experts said.
"I have an immune system," said one of the social media posts that Daniel 'Duke' Trujillo had shared shortly before his death from COVID-19.
Social-media users are spreading misinformation about the Tdap vaccine, which prevents infant pertussis. Pertussis, aka whooping cough, can be deadly.
COVID deniers and turning into anti-vaxxers and preventing the rest of us from getting through the pandemic and back to normal.
Thomas Humphrey shared a video of himself stealing a COVID-19 jab. He later claimed to have sent the stolen vial to an MD for investigation.
The forums have posted photos of the cards and instructions on how to recreate the document, as the FBI warns forging vaccine cards is illegal.
Conspiracy theorists might be targeting people of color with vaccine misinformation, as Latino and Asian Americans were targeted before the election.
COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy is above average for healthcare workers. Insider spoke with three healthcare workers about some of the reasons. Experts told Insider having “trusted messengers” in local communities would help tackle the problem. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Melody Butler worked as a nurse on […]
Vaccine hesitancy is above average for healthcare workers. Insider spoke to public health experts about the reasons behind the troubling phenomenon.
The phenomenon of anti-vaxx ideas dividing family and friends is – like the coronavirus pandemic – a global one. In 2019, the(WHO) named vaccine hesitancy one of the top 10 threats to global health. The endpoint of the new anti-vaxx narrative is to misappropriate the memory of Hitler’s Nazi genocide. […]
Amazon and Barnes & Nobles searches for “vaccine” bring up anti-vaxx books. Amazon’s top search results include “Anyone Who Tells You Vaccines Are Safe and Effective is Lying Paperback” and “Jabbed: How the Vaccine Industry, Medical Establishment, and Government Stick It to You and Your Family.” The US could start […]
Facebook has banned false claims about COVID-19 vaccines in its latest attempt to stop the spread of misinformation. Under the new rules, any claims about the safety, efficacy, ingredients or side effects of the vaccines which have been debunked will be removed as will any conspiracy theories. The news comes […]
President-elect Joe Biden asked Dr. Anthony Fauci to be his chief medical advisor on Thursday, he told CNN. Fauci told NBC on Friday morning that he said yes “on the spot.” Biden’s coronavirus team met with Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, for the […]
A series of videos on TikTok show creators play-acting as patients who get sinister side-effects after taking a COVID-19 vaccine. The videos are part of the “point of view” trend. Many are clearly fictional, but some dabble in widespread conspiracy theories. Medical experts told Insider that even joking or fictional […]