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Patient Choices Regarding COVID Treatment

A box of ivermectin is shown in a Georgia pharmacy on Sept. 9, 2021.
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A box of ivermectin is shown in a Georgia pharmacy on Sept. 9, 2021.

COVID-19 misinformation has pushed some to opt for unproven and potentially dangerous drugs instead of effective treatments and vaccines.

In Ohio and across the country, several lawsuits have been filed trying to force doctors or hospitals to give ivermectin, an anti-parasite drug, to COVID patients.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, we take a look at why COVID misinformation is so pervasive and at patient’s rights and doctor’s responsibilities when determining care.

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