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List : Prophets, Leaders and Queens of the #antivaxxer, #bleachcult ( aka Quack Cure Grifters ) | #QuackHack !

Prophets, leaders and queens of the #antivaxxer #bleachcult and quack cures, or have been affiliated strongly in the past (and are now staying quiet with the outbreaks and backlash.) : These are the people who push toxic cures on vulnerable and disabled children and people. These are the people who are pushing the conspiracy theories […]

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Church slammed over coronavirus ‘miracle bleach cure’ being flogged for £17 – Daily Star

The Genesis ll Church of Health and Healing has come under fire in Australia for trying to sell a ‘coronavirus cure’ substance laced with industrial bleach that has already been banned in America Source: Church slammed over coronavirus ‘miracle bleach cure’ being flogged for £17 – Daily Star

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Covid-19: FDA’s Operation Quack Hack Targets Bogus Treatments and Cures | Physician’s Weekly

Toll thus far: 42 warning letters, and one injunction WASHINGTON — As part of the FDA’s crack-down on bogus Covid-19 cures, a U.S. District Court Judge issued a temporary restraining order to bar the Genesis II Church of Health and Healing, along with four individuals affiliated with the church, from marketing a bleach product sold […]

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Coronavirus: Data on deaths in mental health and learning disability units will now be published, NHS announces | The Independent

The NHS will next week begin to publish the numbers of people who are dying from coronavirus in mental health and learning disability units, the government has announced. England’s national medical director Stephen Powis told the Downing Street daily press briefing that the figures would be published on an “ongoing basis” after calls to paint a clearer picture of the problem. It […]

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Coronavirus: Second North East Autism Society worker dies – BBC News

Sue Gargett is the second person from the North East Autism Society to die with the virus.   A woman has become the second person at an autism charity to die after contracting coronavirus. Sue Gargett, 53, had been an “invaluable” worker at the North East Autism Society (NEAS) before her death, the charity said. […]

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‘Science Will Win:’ Pfizer Optimistic About Creating Vaccine for COVID-19 – NBC Connecticut

Companies around the world are working on vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus, and that includes the Pfizer lab in Groton. They’ve already started human clinical trials of a vaccine they believe could be available as soon as September. Inside the Pfizer lab in Groton there’s a two-prong approach to defeating COVID-19: developing treatments and […]

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Needed: A blueprint for a post-vaccine world | TheHill

The race to develop a vaccine to combat COVID-19 is on. Multiple teams around the world, representing universities, government agencies, the private sector and their various combinations are on the hunt for an effective and safe vaccine. Optimistic projections peg a vaccine approval in a matter of months, but most experts don’t expect availability until mid-2021. Irrespective of the time horizon for discovery, the […]