I heard somewhere that doctors and hospitals are falsely claiming deaths are due to COVID-19 and incorrectly increasing the case counts. Is that true?

Data and Metrics Uncertainty and Misinformation

A: No. There is no evidence that healthcare professionals are inflating the numbers of COVID-19 cases. Understanding the role of death certificates and how they are completed can help you get to the bottom of it. There has been increased circulation of a false claim that clinicians and hospitals are inflating the number of COVID-19

¿Se han cancelado las celebraciones de Halloween?

Families Posts en Español Staying Safe

R: ¡No! La celebración de Halloween no se ha cancelado. Como muchas cosas, Halloween va a ser diferente este año, pero con un poco de creatividad si podremos celebrar de una manera segura. Afortunadamente, muchas de las tradiciones de Halloween en los EE.UU. son compatibles con los conceptos básicos de reducción de daños de COVID: