|5) Everyone with COVID-19 dies
FALSE.As we have mentioned above, COVID-19 is only
fatal for a small percentage of people.
In a recent report, the Chinese Center for Disease Control
and Prevention concluded that 80.9% of COVID-19 cases were mild.
6) You can protect yourself by gargling bleach
FALSE. There are no circumstances in which gargling bleach might benefit your health. Bleach is corrosive and can cause serious damage.
7) Home remedies can cure and protect against COVID-19
FALSE. No home remedies can protect against COVID-19, including vitamin C, essential oils, silver colloid, sesame oil, garlic, and sipping water every 15 minutes.
The best approach is to adopt a good handwashing regimen and to avoid places where there may be unwell people.
8) Covering up with DIY masks and protection is a good idea
FALSE. The web is awash with images of people wearing everything from face masks made from fruit to full-face helmets forged from recycled water bottles. Water bottles and plastic bags worn over the head pose a potential suffocation risk.