Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here.Daily DebunkClaim: Asymptomatic spread of coronavirus is “very rare.”Verdict: MisleadingRead the full story at: Health FeedbackSocial Media DisinfoScreenshotCirculating on social media: Claim that Samsung is running a giveaway to help students who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.Verdict: FalseRead the full story at: PesaCheckFactual Reads on CoronavirusThe ever-expanding list of COVID-19 symptoms
We last wrote about COVID-19 symptoms at the end of April. Since then, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added several new symptoms of possible infection: congestion, runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and diarrhea.
— MITMedical, August 11