Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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    ‘I’m not scared of losing my licence’– Nigerian-trained US doctor insists chloroquine cures COVID-19

‘I’m not scared of losing my licence’– Nigerian-trained US doctor insists chloroquine cures COVID-19

Stella Immanuel, the Nigerian-trained US doctor who claimed she treated 350 COVID-19 patients, is insisting that chloroquine can cure the disease. Immanuel had come under criticisms after a video where she made the claim went viral. Twitter and Facebook had pulled down the video which they branded as misleading. In an interview with Click2Houston, a news platform in the US, Immanuel said Herman [...]

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    ‘Avoid self-medication’ — PTF taunts ‘Stella the chloroquine doctor’

‘Avoid self-medication’ — PTF taunts ‘Stella the chloroquine doctor’

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, on Wednesday, advised Nigerians to avoid self-medication and to wear a mask as a precautionary measure in curbing the spread of COVID-19. In what appears to be a reaction to the claim by Stella Immanuel, a Nigerian-trained US doctor, who, in a viral video on Monday, said she has treated over 350 COVID-19 patients with [...]

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    Nigerian doctors reject claim of US colleague on COVID-19 cure

Nigerian doctors reject claim of US colleague on COVID-19 cure

The Guild of Medical Doctors, a body of private medical practitioners in Nigeria, says all claims made by Stella Immanuel should be taken with reservation. Immanuel, a Nigerian-trained doctor based in the United States, had claimed she treated over 350 COVID-19 patients with hydroxychloroquine. She also said there is no need for people to wear face masks as a measure to prevent [...]

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    Doctor who claimed chloroquine cures COVID-19 once blamed ‘spirit husbands’ for infertility

Doctor who claimed chloroquine cures COVID-19 once blamed ‘spirit husbands’ for infertility

Stella Immanuel, a Nigerian-trained doctor based in the United States, once claimed that gynecological issues like infertility, cyst are caused by "demonic spirits". Immanuel became an overnight sensation after she claimed, in a viral video on Monday, that she treated over 350 COVID-19 patients with hydroxychloroquine. In the video, the Cameroonian-born US citizen, listed drugs used to cure COVID-19 as hydroxychloroquine, zinc, [...]

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    ‘Hydroxychloroquine cures COVID-19… I treated 350 patients’ — Nigerian-trained US doctor claims

‘Hydroxychloroquine cures COVID-19… I treated 350 patients’ — Nigerian-trained US doctor claims

Stella Immanuel, a Nigerian-trained doctor based in the United States, claims she has treated over 350 COVID-19 patients with hydroxychloroquine. In May, the World Health Organisation (WHO) announced the suspension of its solidarity trial of hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. The agency cited a study published by The Lancet, which had examined the effects of the use of hydroxychloroquine alone or [...]

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