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#QuackWatch | Don’t Fall for This Video: Hydroxychloroquine Is Not a COVID-19 Cure | California Healthline

  Millions of people, including the president of the United States, have seen or shared a video in which a doctor falsely claims there is a cure for the coronavirus, and it’s a medley starring hydroxychloroquine. The video shows several doctors in white coats giving a press conference outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. It persists on social media despite bans from […]

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#QuackWatch | Houston doctor in hydroxycholorquine viral video gives exclusive interview, still wants Anthony Fauci’s urine

A controversial Houston doctor featured in a viral video retweeted by SAN ANTONIO – In an exclusive with KPRC 2 in Houston, a controversial doctor featured in a viral video retweeted by President Donald Trump stood by her claims that malaria drug hydroxycholoroquine can prevent COVID-19. Dr. Stella Immanuel gave an impassioned speech on Monday in front of the […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa December 12, 2018

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeDec 12, 2018, 11:05 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ December 12, 2018NEWSUnusual sensory responses in infancy may hint at autismSpectrumSome children diagnosed with autism by age 2 show unusual responses to … “Babies who develop autism have these differences from late infancy … Autism break rooms at sports […]

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Why Texas coronavirus death toll may be higher than officially reported

Coronavirus cases are spiking in Texas, but the death toll may be higher than state health officials have reported because the Lone Star State only records confirmed deaths from COVID-19 and omits likely cases, according to the Houston Chronicle. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shows Texas is one of 24 states that publicly reports only […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 31, 2018

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.com UnsubscribeJan 31, 2018, 11:05 AM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ January 31, 2018 NEWSPolice beginning ‘Autism Alert System’ ThursdayGreensburg Daily NewsCalled the “Autism Alert System,” Greensburg Police on Thursday will begin collecting information from local people who are caregivers of children and/or adults with autism. The goal is to […]

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Houston COVID-19 expert says shutdown is needed to contain spread | khou.com

  Author: Marcelino Benito (KHOU) Published: 10:28 PM CDT July 12, 2020 Updated: 7:02 AM CDT July 13, 2020 HOUSTON — COVID-19 continues to blaze through the south at a record pace. “We are in a full-blown public health crisis right now,” said infectious disease expert Dr. Peter Hotez. “These aren’t hotspots. This is widespread devastation.” Hotez said every day […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa May 24, 2014

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMay 24, 2014, 12:02 PM GoogleautismDaily update ⋅ May 24, 2014 NEWSThe Northern EchoAutism campaigner hits out at ‘anti-autism’ article in national pressThe Northern EchoA TEESSIDE mother who became a national figure for her work campaigning for autism has hit out at a series of negative articles about […]