[SPAM] Gargling With Warm Water Mixed With Salt And Vinegar Prevents Coronavirus
The fake post is shared with false claims about preventing coronavirus by gargling with salt and vinegar mix warm water. Please read more about it in the verification section of this article.
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Corona virus before it reaches the lungs, it remains in the throat for four days and at this time the person begins to cough and have a throat pains, if he drinks water a lot and gargling with warm water and salt or vinegar it eliminate the Virus.
Verification: Gargling with warm water mixed with salt and vinegar does not prevent coronavirus
The fake claims are shared regarding gargling with warm water mixed with salt and vinegar to prevent coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and experts, there is no remedy or vaccine at present to prevent or cure COVID-19.
According to Health experts, some basic protective measures against the novel coronavirus.
These are as follows:
Wash your hands often, using soap and water
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
Avoid contact with those who are sick
Stay home when feeling sick
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw that tissue in the trash
Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
Read more @World Health Organization for more appropriate information.
— World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) March 20, 2020
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The Press Information Bureau (PIB) has also debunked this rumour regarding gargling with salt and vinegar mix warm water:
#Coronavirus CANNOT be treated by gargling with warm water mixed with salt and vinegar.
This is #fakenews circulating on social media and WhatsApp.
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) March 16, 2020
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Post Date: 21 Mar 2020
Post ID: #75657