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COVID-19 conspiracy theories pose threat to public health, expert says

28-Apr-2020 11:10 AM EDT, by University of Delaware

Professor Joanne Miller can discuss conspiracy theories surrounding COVID-19 and the danger they pose to public health. The associate professor of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Delaware said those most likely to believe these conspiracies are trying to regain a lack of control and are likely being swayed by politics.

The real danger is "the potential for people to resist, as we go forward, either taking antibody tests or resist getting the vaccine when one is created and rolled out," she said.

Miller is available for interviews.




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