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Yes, you can test positive for COVID-19 on PCR tests for up to 12 weeks after infection

Coronavirus

Fact Sheet: COVID-19 omicron variant

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No, not everyone celebrates the start of the new year on Jan. 1

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These are some of the most popular images or videos VERIFY fact-checked this year

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No, the new CDC quarantine guidelines for those who test positive for COVID-19 don't only apply to the vaccinated

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The 5 most-read VERIFY stories in 2021

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No, President Biden was not against the war in Afghanistan from the very beginning

Afghanistan

No, there are no plant-based COVID-19 vaccines currently available for the public

Coronavirus

Yes, you can be infected with the delta and omicron coronavirus variants at the same time

Coronavirus

Viral volcano video doesn’t show Mount Semeru eruption in Indonesia

Social Media

No, a diplomatic boycott of the Olympics doesn’t mean Team USA athletes can’t compete

Olympics

No, there isn’t a new test to detect the omicron variant

Coronavirus

Yes, a potentially deadly parasite that enters people through bare feet is in the US

Health

No, the WHO did not say the omicron variant originated in South Africa — it said South Africa reported it first

Coronavirus

Omicron variant: Don’t wait to get a booster shot, doctors say

Coronavirus

Yes, Hanukkah is considered a relatively 'minor' Jewish holiday

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