That latest on Ivermectin. An anti-parasitic drug, Ivermectin has been used to treat a number of conditions, including head lice, scabies, and lymphatic filariasis, among other conditions. During the COVID-19 pandemic, false claims were made that Ivermectin could be used to treat and prevent COVID-19. This is a false claim and there is no evidence or data backing this claim, nor does the U.S. Centers for Disease Control endorse the use of Ivermectin to treat COVID-19.
Woody Harrelson video defending ivermectin goes viral after "SNL" monologue
Harrelson raised eyebrows after saying Big Pharma bribed politicians and the media to force the country into lockdown during the coronavirus pandemic.
Joe Rogan calls COVID masks the "Democrats' MAGA hats"
The controversial podcaster said that someday people in the future will watch videos made during the pandemic and question decisions that were made.
Russell Brand, Once Seen as Progressive, Moves to Conservative Platform
"They took down one of our videos for misinformation, but why are big media organizations not censored for misinformation in the same way?" Russell Brand said.
Fact Check: Did NIH Add Ivermectin to List of COVID Treatments?
Several conservative figures online have said that the antiparasitic drug was quietly added to a list of official treatments after years of controversy.
Missouri Bill Bars Pharmacists From Questioning Ivermectin Prescriptions
Ivermectin rose to prominence during the pandemic as potential treatments for COVID-19 and gained significant popularity among anti-vaccination advocates.
Ivermectin Thrust Back Into Spotlight on Twitter After Elon Musk Takeover
Ivermectin is the sixth most popular term trending on Twitter U.S. as Elon Musk announces his successful purchase of the platform.
Some Ohio Republicans Want Law Promoting 'Alternative' COVID Treatments
A new bill in Ohio would force health officials to "promote and increase distribution" of unproven COVID treatments like ivermectin and hydroxychloroquine.
Joe Rogan Rails Against Scrutiny of His Show: 'F*** That'
Rogan has said he will quit podcasting if he has to "walk on eggshells and mind my p's and q's."
What Joe Rogan Has Said Defending Ivermectin as Drug Is Ruled Ineffective
Rogan has been a defender of the drug despite public health warnings, sparking a showdown over his popular podcast on Spotify.
Ivermectin No More Effective Against COVID Than Placebo: Clinical Trial
The study published on Wednesday found that ivermectin appeared to be ineffective against COVID-19.
A State Bill Will Allow Ivermectin Prescriptions, Though It's Already Legal
"This is legislation ensuring doctors have the freedom to...treat their [patients] best," one Republican state representative said about the bill.
Fire Chief Dies of COVID Hours After Family Wins Fight to Use Ivermectin
The family of Wayne Doyle had wanted the drug to be part of his care plan, but the hospital reportedly refused to administer it.
Doctor Facing Lawsuits Over COVID Care Told 'Job Well Done' By Officials
Dr. Robert Karas is accused of misleading inmates in an Arkansas jail into taking ivermectin for COVID treatment.
Marjorie Taylor Greene: People Blocking Ivermectin Are 'Guilty of Murder'
Greene told Alex Jones that she felt anyone who refused to use ivermectin on hospitalized patients at a family's request has "blood on their hands."
News Story on Ivermectin Having Anti-Viral Effect Against Omicron Corrected
The inaccurate report was shared by people claiming it was evidence that ivermectin could be used to treat COVID-19.
Spotify Unlikely To Drop Joe Rogan Over Neil Young's Ultimatum
Neil Young has 6,057,481 monthly listeners on the platform, while The Joe Rogan Experience is the biggest podcast in the world.
Dana White Says 'Brilliant' Joe Rogan Can't Be Canceled
"And the thing is with Rogan, he's a brilliant guy, he does his homework, and he knows what he's talking about," the UFC president said in a podcast.
Unvaccinated QAnon Influencer Launches Crowdfund After Getting COVID
The influencer's employer wouldn't cover his medical bills as he had not been vaccinated against COVID-19, according to his crowdfunding page.
New Hampshire Pharmacies Could Dispense Ivermectin Without Doctor Approval
Some believe the drug can prevent or treat COVID-19, though the FDA has not approved it for use in regard to the virus.
Glenn Beck Says He's Taking Ivermectin for Second 'Disturbing' COVID Bout
"This is basic medicine," Beck, who is unvaccinated, said of taking unproven COVID-19 treatments. "And yet, you're treated like you're a moron if you do that."
Doctor, Sheriff Sued for Giving 4 Inmates Ivermectin Without Their Consent
Holly Dickson, Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Arkansas, said no one should be subject to medical experimentation.
Greene Accuses Government of 'Murder' for Withholding Ivermectin for COVID
The GOP lawmaker made the comment on Telegram after Twitter permanently suspended her personal account over COVID misinformation.
COVID Patient Tried to Sneak Ivermectin Into Hospital in Stuffed Animal
The ivermectin was found "as the staff member was collecting the patient's personal belongings," according to an internal hospital memo.
Doctor in Battle to Prescribe Ivermectin for COVID-19 Resigns as Professor
The doctor has been in a legal fight over using the anti-parasitic drug to treat those with COVID-19.
Internet Backs Doctor's Decision to Quit after Vaccine-Skeptics Attack
"After more than three decades as a physician, the Q maniacs have driven me out of providing care to patients," said an individual purporting to be a doctor.
Anti-Vaccine Doctor Says He Was Fired After Using Ivermectin as Treatment
Dr. John Witcher said he took three patients off of an FDA-approved COVID-19 medication and replaced it with ivermectin, which has not been approved for COVID.
Marjorie Taylor Greene Blasts COVID Rules, Compares Infections to Cancer
The Georgia Republican noted the U.S. has never "shut down" due to cancer-related deaths, prompting critics to point out cancer isn't contagious.
Televangelist Marcus Lamb Who Called Vaccine Mandate 'Sin,' Dies of COVID
Marcus Lamb, founder of Daystar Television Network, said he took ivermectin in an effort to prevent COVID-19
Trump Would've Already Made a Vaccine for Omicron Variant: Stephen Miller
It took the Trump Administration 11 months to develop its first COVID-19 vaccine after the first confirmed coronavirus case emerged in the United States.
Researchers Seek Volunteers For Ivermectin COVID-19 Study
Ivermectin is being sent free of charge to COVID-positive participants who are over 30 and have experienced at least two symptoms of the virus.