Young, healthy don’t need social distance? Coronavirus fact vs. fiction

Coronavirus myths

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — As the coronavirus continues to spread, some information that sounds interesting is spreading on social media that could be wrong.

CBS 17 consumer reporter Steve Sbraccia takes a look at two ideas that are spreading and separates the fact from the fiction.

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Some people are saying you can simply hold your breath for a certain amount of time without coughing to see if you have COVID-19.

Another claim is that young and healthy people do not need to perform “social distancing.”

Sbraccia examines both ideas and separates the truth from the rumor.

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