Everyday we read information on Coronavirus. But are they all legit?

There seems to be a lot of myth being floated around the pandemic.

The World Health Organization recently busted some of those myths:

1. Can Coronavirus be transmitted in areas with hot and humid climate?

From the evidence so far, Covid-19 can be transmitted in all areas, including hot and humid regions.

2. Does taking a hot bath prevent coronavirus disease?

Taking a hot bath will not prevent catching Coronavirus

3. Can coronavirus be transmitted through mosquito bites?

To date, there has been no information or evidence to suggest that the new coronavirus could be transmitted by mosquitoes.

4. Are hand dryers effective in killing the coronavirus?

No. Hand dryers are not effective in killing coronaviruses

5. Can spraying alcohol or chlorine all over your body kill coronavirus?

No. Spraying alcohol or chlorine all over your body will not kill viruses that have already entered your body.

6. Do vaccines against pneumonia protect you against coronavirus?

No. The virus is so new and different that it needs its own vaccine

7. Are there any specific medicines to prevent or treat coronavirus?

To date, there is no specific medicine recommended to prevent or treat coronavirus

8. Can eating garlic be helpful?

There is no evidence that eating garlic has protected people from the infection.