(Originally released August 31, 2020)
Counter messaging what actual health experts tell us is hurting efforts to contain Covid-19. The latest hoax getting traction in Belize, thanks to an evangelical pastor, is that ivermectin can cure Covid-19. Spoiler alert: it can't. So why are people spreading this fake news?
Plus some good news about how local artist Alex Sanker put down his paint brush, picked up a big stick and became a crime fighting superhero!
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The Surgisphere Ivermectin Study Scandal
Evangelicals Push Ivermectin on Peruvians
FDA Warning About Ivermectin
PAHO Warning Against Ivermectin