On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic. The respiratory disease has spread rapidly since it first appeared. Thousands have been infected worldwide.
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“We’ve lost round one against this virus,” says Paula Cannon, Ph.D., professor of molecular microbiology and immunology at USC’s Keck School of Medicine.
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As the disease continues to turn up in more places, so does misinformation about its origins, spread, and treatment.
Will home remedies prevent coronavirus infection? Who needs facemasks the most? And, how long will it be before there is a vaccine?
On Tuesday’s episode, Dr. Phil, along with a panel of medical and health professionals, explore the facts and dispel some of the widespread myths surrounding COVID-19. Watch the video above to learn more.
And later, which myth prompts Dr. Phil to say, “that’s just absurd?”
Check here to find out where you can watch Tuesday’s Dr. Phil.
For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19, please visit the Centers for Disease Control And Prevention (CDC) website at cdc.gov.
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