Covid trends like ivermectin are deadly distractions. Why can't we stop them?

Health August 28, 2021 News
Covid trends like ivermectin are deadly distractions. Why can't we stop them?

From NBC News | Think by Dr. Ryan Marino, emergency physician and medical toxicologist

"You are not a horse. You are not a cow. Seriously, y'all. Stop it." This actual tweet from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration sounds better suited for an April Fool’s Day joke than for an actual federal health advisory posted just days before the FDA fully approved Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine for those 16 and older.

It’s easy to joke about ignorant or desperate people taking horse dewormers, but misinformation like this really is deadly.

Photo by Andrew Jansen / News Leader

Read more at NBC News | Think