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The theories range from 5G radiation – and not the novel coronavirus – being the true cause of sicknesses to claims that the radiation is damaging people’s immune systems, thus making them more likely to contract the virus.
Proponents of these theories say that COVID-19’s emergence in by health researchers showed that the virus can last for up to 24 hours on cardboard, three days on plastic or stainless steel, and even hours in the air after someone sneezes.
in global health at the University of Southampton, derided such “conspiracy theorists,” in an interview with the U.K.'s , calling them a “public health danger who once read a Facebook page.”
“The celebrities fanning the flames of these conspiracy theorist should be ashamed,” he said.