COVID-19 Watch

Our coverage of mis- and disinformation about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, including fact checks and fact sheets.

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VERA FILES FACT SHEET: Why fully vaccinated people still get infected with COVID-19

As cases continue to grow in the country during…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Viral video shows 2015 experiment, NOT nanobots in COVID-19 vaccines

It has nothing to do with COVID-19.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Two doctors FALSELY claim RT-PCR tests are not accurate to detect COVID-19

RT-PCR remains to be the “gold standard” in…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: MISLEADING video about post-vaccination deaths in Batangas circulates online

Provincial health authorities have clarified that…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Actor Pen Medina’s claim that COVID-19 virus can get into ‘any mask’ needs context

Disagreeing on the use of face masks as protective…

VERA FILES FACT SHEET: Inside the proposed health agencies for virology and disease control

Almost two years into the coronavirus disease 2019…