An herbalist incorrectly claimed in a Facebook (FB) Reel that putting sliced onions on the soles of one’s feet cures high uric acid levels and rayuma (rheumatism) within a week. He also said that the same method treats cough, colds and flu in three days. None of this health advice is true, according to health […]
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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Customs officials flip-flop on probe into PAL crew’s importation of onions and fruits
Officials of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) gave contradicting statements on an incident involving members of a Philippines Airlines (PAL) crew who brought undeclared agricultural products into the country.
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Multiple Facebook (FB) pages continue to share a quote card already denounced as fake, where Ilocos Norte 1st District Rep. Ferdinand Alexander “Sandro” Marcos asked people to use a more inexpensive type of onion. Posted from Nov. 25 to 26, the fake quote cards appeared three days after prices of red onions reached P300 in […]