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COVID-19 vaccines and women’s health: Dispelling myths on periods, pregnancy and breastfeeding

But like with everything unknown, there is a fair bit of hesitation in taking the shot, primari…

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Hey COVID vaccine sceptics ⁠— healthcare experts answer some of the worrying questions

To debunk some of the many myths floating about, Business Insider reached out to Dr Ghazzali Ahm…

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Doctors debunk 13 vaccine myths

Two doctors debunk 13 of the most common myths about vaccines and vaccinations. They explain how va…

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Doctors debunk 13 vaccine myths

Two doctors debunk 13 of the most common myths about vaccines and vaccinations, including misconcep…

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Doctors are speaking out to dispel the 'groundless' myth that the COVID-19 vaccine affects fertility in women or men

Dangerous rumors have been swirling on social media that getting vaccinated against the coronavirus…

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2 fringe doctors created the myth that ivermectin is a 'miracle cure' for COVID-19 - whipping up false hope that could have deadly consequences

Dr. Paul Marik and Dr. Pierre Kory are two of the most well-known ivermectin promoters around. They…

Hilary Brueck   


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8 coronavirus vaccine myths debunked, from microchipping to DNA changes

The vaccines will not be mandatory for all Americans and can't track your location via microchip. B…

Andrea Michelson,Anna Medaris Miller   


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Coronavirus vaccines are safe for people of color, despite online myths and mistrust of the healthcare system

Clinical trials overwhelmingly show that coronavirus vaccines are safe for people of color, present…

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Bill Gates said it's 'kind of weird' that 'crazy people' are protesting vaccines outside his TED talk when he has helped save millions of lives

Bill Gates addressed TED2022 in Vancouver, Canada, where anti-vaccine protesters have gathered to f…

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Unvaccinated Kyrie Irving may be playing home games for the Brooklyn Nets 'in weeks' as NYC plans to phase out vaccine mandates

Kyrie Irving has been barred from playing in New York City because he refuses to get a COVID-19 vac…

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Bill Gates said it's 'tragic' if a conspiracy theory about him putting tracking microchips in COVID-19 vaccines is driving people to not get vaccinated

"I don't know why they think I'm interested in knowing people's locations — that one I still have t…

Sarah Al-Arshani   


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Sexologists debunk 17 common sex myths

Two sexologists debunk 17 myths about sex and sexuality. They talk about condoms, STIs, gender, Mou…

Abby Tang,Ally Giannini,Michelle Yan Huang   


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I persuaded my vaccine-hesitant boyfriend to get the COVID-19 shot - here's how

My boyfriend didn't plan to get the COVID-19 shot after a bad reaction to the meningitis vaccine as…

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Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo went on two far-right conspiracy theory podcasts while pushing anti-vaccine misinformation

One of the podcasts Ladapo appeared on is run by Stew Peters, one of the most prominent far-right c…

Kieran Press-Reynolds,Mia de Graaf   


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Coronavirus myths and facts: here are 10 rumours about COVID-19 that aren’t true

However, rumours are spreading faster than the disease itself. The government is also struggling…

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Epidemiologists debunk the 14 biggest coronavirus myths

COVID-19 and misinformation that surrounds the disease are still spreading. We bring back Syra Mada…

Michelle Yan,Abby Tang   


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Florida school reverses 30-day stay-at-home order for vaccinated kids - a policy based on false claims about the COVID-19 shot

A Florida private school that drew controversy after saying vaccinated students must stay home for …

Hilary Brueck   


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I'm pregnant and got the COVID booster shot despite facing criticism from fellow moms - here's how I made my decision

"I got a barrage of messages from moms saying they couldn't believe I was getting the shot while pr…

Sarah Prager   


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A GOP lawmaker asked if the COVID-19 vaccine had tracking devices, insisting the question was to debunk 'wild charges' from his constituents

The lawmaker said he knows there aren't tracking devices in vaccines, but he wanted his constituent…

Lauren Frias