QAnon conspiracy theorists are telling people to drink bleach as a cure against the deadly Wuhan coronavirusGet the Full StoryScott Olson Getty Images
Backers of the QAnon conspiracy are recommending drinking bleach as a cure against the deadly Wuhan coronavirus from China.
Members of a fringe medical movement have long recommended drinking toxic bleach which they call "Miracle Mineral Solution" as a cure for a raft of otherwise incurable illnesses.
But medical authorities, including the US Food and Drugs Administration, have warned that consuming the bleach causes severe nausea, vomiting, and can even be fatal.
This isn't the first time the far-right political conspiracy movement and fringe medical movement have banded together. They have a shared hostility to "big pharma" and vaccinations policies.
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Prominent backers of the QAnon conspiracy are advocating drinking bleac has a cure against the deadly Wuhan coronavirus that has spread from China, The Daily Beast reported.
For years a fringe medical movement has advocated drinking bleach which they call Miracle Mineral Solution MMS as a cure for potentially fatal illnesses, including cancer, malaria and AIDS. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: What's really going on inside an insect-munching venus flytrapSee Also:Residents left in Wuhan which China quarantined to stop the coronavirus are desperately stockpiling food and fuel, leaving empty shelves and prices skyrocketingThe mysterious, deadly Wuhan coronavirus may have jumped from snakes to humans, scientists sayVideos appear to show Wuhan coronavirus patients being transported in boxes and plastic tubes to stop the deadly disease from spreading further
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