7 Popular COVID-19 Myths, Busted | [Dr. Seema Yasmin] Stanford Center for Health Education


In this video, Dr. Seema Yasmin addresses 7 of the most common myths about COVID-19. What’s the wildest myth that you’ve heard?

Keep in mind that there are trusted sources of fact-checked, accurate information about COVID, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.

Myths busted in this video:

0:00 Intro

0:30 Myth #1: The origin of the COVID-19 pandemic is known

1:07 Myth #2: COVID-19 is an invented pandemic resulting from misuse of 5G radiation

1:40 Myth #3: COVID vaccine development was rushed and the vaccine is not safe

2:43 Myth #4: Only the elderly or those with underlying health conditions will get seriously ill from COVID-19 3:30 Myth #5: It is safer to get COVID than to get the COVID vaccine

4:27 Myth #6: COVID vaccines cause infertility or miscarriage

5:00 Myth #7: Vaccines are cures for coronavirus

5:19 Bonus myth

The information in this video was accurate as of the upload date, 11/12/2021. For information purposes only. Consult your local medical authority or your healthcare practitioner for advice.