<img src="https://trc.taboola.com/1321591/log/3/unip?en=page_view" width="0" height="0" style="display:none">
Fact Check Library

Fact Check with Logically.

Download the Free App Today

false
false

CLAIM ID

e7d782b8

Inhaling hot air from a hairdryer can help cure the coronavirus.

There is no proven evidence to confirm that hot air application through a hairdryer will cure coronavirus (COVID-19).

The World Health Organization (WHO) has never mentioned any such method of hot air remedy for the novel coronavirus in its public advice on COVID-19. The WHO has also mentioned that there is no specific treatment for disease caused by a novel coronavirus.

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare reports there is no vaccine and no specific antiviral medicine to prevent or treat COVID-19. Also, antibiotics do not work against viruses, they only work on bacterial infections.

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.

Have a question or correction?

Please tell us if you think this claim had been misjudged or requires correction by sending us evidence to support your error claim. We will revisit our evidence and verdict and do some additional research to double check if we can verify the new information

Fact Check of the Day

false

2000 mg of Lysine protects against COVID-19.