VERIFY Fact Check |

No, pumpkin spice doesn't actually contain pumpkin

Food

Yes, the food pyramid was an updated version of the USDA’s first visual food guide released during World War II

Food

No, the government isn't paying farmers to destroy their crops

Food

Yes, the frozen honey TikTok trend can cause health problems, such as cavities and stomach issues

Food

Yes, free lunch will be offered to all students through next June

Education

No, drinking cold water when it's hot outside will not make you pass out

Health

No, you won't get dementia from drinking from an aluminum soda can

Health

Yes, Anheuser-Busch is still giving away free beer despite missed vaccination goal

Food

No, there’s no evidence that drinking lettuce tea helps induce sleep in humans

Food

Yes, eating poppy seeds can lead to a positive drug test

Health

A US runner claims a pork burrito caused a positive drug test. Research shows that’s possible but unlikely

Olympics

Yes, the airplane environment is why food isn't as good, although it's not just because of our senses

Food

Claim that eating french fries in moderation will lead to an early death is misleading

Food

Yes, activated charcoal can adsorb your medication

Medicine

Claim that there’s a national chicken shortage needs context

Food

No, the Biden Administration has not proposed a reduction in red meat consumption by 2030

Food