Debunking coronavirus myths
From the evidence so far, the new coronavirus can be transmitted in ALL AREAS, including areas with hot and humid weather.
Can coronavirus be transmitted only in areas with hot and humid weather?
Can coronavirus be transmitted through mosquito bites?
The new coronavirus CANNOT be transmitted though mosquito bites.
To date, there has been no information nor evidence to suggest that the new coronavirus could be transmitted my mosquitoes .
Can eating garlic help prevent infection with the new coronavirus?
Garlic is a healthy food that may have some antimicrobial properties. However, there is no evidence from the current outbreak that eating garlic has protected people from the new coronavirus.
How effective are thermal scanners in detecting people infected with the new coronavirus?
Thermal scanners are effective in detecting people who have developed a fever (i.e. have a higher than normal body temperature) because of infection with the new coronavirus.
Does the new coronavirus affect older people, or are younger people also susceptible?
People of all ages can be infected by the new coronavirus (nCov-2019).