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Petrie Jansen van Vuuren ANALYSIS: Can vitamin C really prevent or cure a cold?

By Petrie Jansen van Vuuren

Buy any over-the-counter cold remedy at your local pharmacy and it’s bound to contain vitamin C. In most cases, it won’t make much of a difference though. Here’s the evidence for when it might.

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David Ajikobi COMMENT: 3 days, 21 sessions, 186 fact-checkers & me

By David Ajikobi

Relatively new to fact-checking, David Ajikobi joined 186 other delegates in Madrid, Spain, in early July for the fourth Global Fact summit. The peer discussions, fact-checking collaborations and new tools demonstrated recharged his fact-checking drive.

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