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The damage wasn't nearly as bad as the articles would make it appear, and the healing process was, according to one hand surgeon, completely normal. The story was picked up by BBC, CBS News, and Popular Science, among other organizations. However, none of these articles shared pictures of the before and after. The Guardian (NSFW) also picked up the story in ...


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This claim seems to have originated from a profound misunderstanding of the word "quantified", perhaps an unfortunate consequence of the technical shorthand that scientists like to use. The culture and isolation of SARS-CoV-2 was successful from the very first patient studied[q1] and is trivial and done all over the globe; here is just one of many ...


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tl;dr; Yes, but that in no way implies the vaccines are ineffective because there are immune responses besides simple antibody count (which is what prevents initial infection). Yes, BUT (at least referencing the mRNA) vaccines have been shown to be highly effective in preventing severe illness as a result of infection: The data, involving nearly 12,000 ...


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There is some evidence that saunas provide a health benefit. This systematic review of 13 randomized control trials found most studies reported health benefits . This review of evidence states: Indeed, based on the current knowledge and evidence, sauna bathing may have beneficial effects and has therapeutic potential to reduce the risk of adverse health ...


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I tried to click the link but unfortunately it did not lead to the article. In terms of the level of distrust in the vaccine, it does not seem to agree with that given in the link below which is associated with Oxford University https://ourworldindata.org/vaccination As well as discussing, quite extensively the efficacy of vaccines in saving lives, including ...


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Regarding fingertips growing back naturally, I can cite a personal example - my mother. When she was a child, she came in after playing in the snow and slammed the door shut on a fingertip. This sliced off the flesh and some portion of the bone, but the nailbed must have been left intact (as with the linked article). I'm assuming there must have been some ...


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We don't know. All we see in the videos are a group of bats inside a laboratory. That video could have been taken inside any laboratory at any time. It could even be from a movie or TV show. There is an article showing that a laboratory in Wuhan studied deadly pathogens: https://www.nature.com/articles/nature.2017.21487 However, this does not prove nor ...


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China is a dictatorial state and very little or nothing transparent in many respects. However, it is certainly a fallacy accompanied by widespread ignorance of the cause to say that China is not transparent about the epidemiological character of its territory. Because numerous international bodies responsible for studying, controlling and responding to ...


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