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Here’s A Running List Of The Latest Hoaxes Spreading About The Coronavirus

Mar 17, 2020

By Jane Lytvynenko

An outbreak of the novel coronavirus around the globe has spawned countless online rumors and hoaxes, promising false cures and causing panic amid uncertainty.

BuzzFeed News is keeping a running list of debunked hoaxes. For a previous list of debunks from when the outbreak started, go here.

Before passing on any online rumor, take the time to verify it. This can be done by checking how recently an account has been created, keeping a close eye on information from your local authorities, or searching key words to find another source.

Continue reading by clicking the name of the source below.

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