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Coronavirus In Texas: FDA Orders Church To Stop Promoting COVID-19 Miracle Cure – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to a church in Texas that it says has been promoting a fake cure for the coronavirus. Source: Coronavirus In Texas: FDA Orders Church To Stop Promoting COVID-19 Miracle Cure – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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Coronavirus expert Peter Hotez: ‘Now’s the time when you’re at greatest risk of contracting the virus by being in crowds.’ – HoustonChronicle.com

Two weeks from the coronavirus’ predicted peak in Houston, it’s important that ‘we aggressively pursue social distancing’ Source: Coronavirus expert Peter Hotez: ‘Now’s the time when you’re at greatest risk of contracting the virus by being in crowds.’ – HoustonChronicle.com

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Give Autistics Control: Don’t Push DNR Orders on Us | Matthew Schneider

In the UK, doctors put DNR (Do Not Resuscitate) orders on a bunch of autistic adults’ files. This was done without consulting them or their family. […] Source: Give Autistics Control: Don’t Push DNR Orders on Us | Matthew Schneider

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Touting untested medicinal treatment, Trump adds, ‘What do I know?’

We’ve arrived at a point at which a sitting president is publicly encouraging people to take a medication that hasn’t been proven to work. Source: Touting untested medicinal treatment, Trump adds, ‘What do I know?’

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Free Speech Systems LLC d.b.a. Infowars.com – 605802 – 04/09/2020 | FDA

Unapproved Products Related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Product:Drugs Recipient: Mr. Alexander E. Jones Free Speech Systems LLC d.b.a. Infowars.com 3005 S Lamar BlvdSte D109-398Austin, TX 78760-9549United States  dpo@freespeechsystems.com Issuing Office:Center for Drug Evaluation and Research | CDER United States  Federal Trade Commission WARNING LETTER Date:               April 9, 2020 RE:                 Unapproved and Misbranded Products […]

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Addiction Is ‘A Disease Of Isolation’ — So Pandemic Puts Recovery At Risk | California Healthline

People in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction have to weather a new storm of depression, anxiety and isolation during the pandemic, just as the social supports of Alcoholics Anonymous and other… Source: Addiction Is ‘A Disease Of Isolation’ — So Pandemic Puts Recovery At Risk | California Healthline

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Covid-19: beware online tests and cures, experts say | World news | The Guardian

The Food and Drug Administration has not authorized any online tests for the virus, while experts warn of scams selling fake cures and masks Source: Covid-19: beware online tests and cures, experts say | World news | The Guardian