Debunked – ‘Factual post about Covid’

Another post on social media claiming to have the facts crossed our paths on social media this week. Spoiler Alert – Social media posts that make bold claims in the absence of evidence are likely to be false. But just maybe this time its ‘not a conspiracy post’, just ‘the facts’ – Lets see… TheContinue reading “Debunked – ‘Factual post about Covid’”

Debunking Misinformation: Pointing out the math is wrong

A post linking to this study was shared across our social media recently. The study published results of a poll showing that people in general have “a wildly overstated view of Covid-19’s impact with respect to total infections and deaths as a percentage of the population”. It took less than 2 minutes to find aContinue reading “Debunking Misinformation: Pointing out the math is wrong”

Debunked: Flu shots caused Coronavirus

This text popped up in our Facebook feed recently. It was a copy and paste from the above comment on a British Medical Journal (BMJ) and luckily for us there was a handy link to the original. Now this looks pretty official, right?, it’s a reputable medical journal, easily recognised by people around the world.Continue reading “Debunked: Flu shots caused Coronavirus”