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 CHECK: Clips of older adults getting ‘shots of air’ instead of COVID-19 jabs NOT taken in PH

They were from Brazil and Mexico.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: ‘DSWD’ page baits netizens with FAKE P10,000 ayuda giveaway

The DSWD advises the public to immediately report…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Kuya Kim DID NOT say Bong Go’s wife is supplier of face shields

The TV host says, “I never said this nor created…

Ano ang tama sa taba?: Fast facts about fats

In this video, VERA Files Fact Check takes a…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Some of these viral tips on prevention vs COVID-19 NEED CONTEXT

We also give the science behind the only two…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: MISLEADING tips to prevent COVID-19 go viral again on social media

Taking a hot bath will not prevent you from…