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Myth Busters

Alcohol-based sanitizers are safe for everyone to use
Vitamin and mineral supplements cannot cure COVID-19
Water or swimming does not transmit the COVID-19 virus
The likelihood of shoes spreading COVID-19 is very low
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is caused by a virus, NOT by bacteria
The prolonged use of medical masks* when properly worn, DOES NOT cause CO2 intoxication nor oxygen deficiency
Drinking alcohol does not protect you against COVID-19 and can be dangerous
Adding pepper to your soup or other meals DOES NOT prevent or cure COVID-19
Spraying and introducing bleach or another disinfectant into your body WILL NOT protect you against COVID-19 and can be dangerous
Drinking methanol, ethanol or bleach DOES NOT prevent or cure COVID-19 and can be extremely dangerous
Exposing yourself to the sun or temperatures higher than 25°C DOES NOT protect you from COVID-19
The COVID-19 virus can spread in hot and humid climates
Cold weather and snow CANNOT kill the COVID-19 virus
The COVID-19 virus CANNOT be spread through mosquito bites
Hand dryers are NOT effective in killing the COVID-19 virus
People of all ages can be infected by the COVID-19 virus
Taking a hot bath does not prevent the new coronavirus disease

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