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A home remedy for COVID-19 by a Chinese student has been approved by the WHO.

World Health Organization has said that there are no alternate medicines to cure COVID-19.

World Health Organization has said that there are no alternate medicines to cure COVID-19.Scientists across the globe are searching for a cure for Covid-19. Meanwhile, a claim is circulating on social media that a Chinese student from Saskatchewan University has found a home remedy approved by the WHO.

The University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine Center (VIDO-InterVac) said that their vaccine has passed a significant milestone and has proven highly effective in ferrets. The University is undertaking critical research to find a vaccine to combat COVID-19 and have planned more trials in the coming months as they are moving towards human clinical trials. There is no mention of any discovery by a Chinese student.

Further, the WHO has said that there is currently no cure for COVID-19, and it may take 12-18 months before any vaccine is available.

The COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to a lot of potentially dangerous misinformation. For reliable advice on COVID-19 including symptoms, prevention and available treatment, please refer to the World Health Organisation or your national healthcare authority.

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