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Yes, a law that passed in 2017 paved the way for over-the-counter hearing aids

Government

No, it’s not safe to mix bleach with other household cleaners

Health

No, you should not use hydrogen peroxide on wounds

Health

No, there’s no evidence titanium dioxide in tampons causes reproductive harm

Health

There is a Capri Sun recall, but only for its wild cherry flavor

Food

No, Congress is not considering $300 billion Medicare cut

Government

Yes, U.S. insulin prices are far higher than these other countries, like viral tweets claim

Medicine

Inflation Reduction Act only caps insulin prices for Medicare patients, not for people with private insurance

Government

No, there isn’t evidence monkeypox can spread through wastewater

Monkeypox

VERIFY Fact Sheet: Monkeypox outbreak

Monkeypox

Yes, monkeypox can spread by touching contaminated surfaces, but current risk is low

Monkeypox

No, a monkeypox rash is not always outside the body

Monkeypox

Yes, COVID-19 vaccine boosters for omicron will be available to the public in 2022

Vaccines

Yes, health officials encourage people with monkeypox to isolate from pets, too

Monkeypox

Yes, polio is a routine vaccination in the U.S.

Vaccines

VERIFY Fact Sheet: Long COVID

Coronavirus