VERIFY Fact Check |

No, putting raw onions in your room or on your feet won’t cure your cold

Food

No, drug manufacturer Eli Lilly is not making insulin free

Medicine

Posts online claim the US is buying a radiation sickness drug. That’s true.

Health

Yes, there is a nationwide shortage of Adderall

Medicine

The ‘Nyquil chicken’ social media challenge isn’t just gross – it’s dangerous

Social Media

Rectal cancer patients in remission after promising study, but that doesn’t mean there’s a ‘cure for cancer’

Health

No, you should not use hydrogen peroxide on wounds

Health

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

Medicine

Yes, pharmacists can legally refuse to fill a prescription

Health

No, an over-the-counter birth control pill is not currently available in the U.S.

Health

Pennyroyal plant contains a deadly toxin, never use it to induce an abortion

Medicine

Yes, abortion pills are now illegal in some states

SCOTUS

No, Tennessee did not ban Plan B emergency contraceptive

Health

There’s no federal limit for the amount of guns and ammo you can buy, but there is for Sudafed

Crime

Yes, there used to be a vaccine for Lyme disease

Vaccines

VERIFY Fact Sheet: COVID-19 treatments

Coronavirus