Four Deadly Myths about COVID-19

It’s not whacky myths about hydroxychloroquine or genetic engineering most of us need to worry about. It’s seductive myths grounded in normal patterns of human thinking that are getting so many Americans killed in the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Brett Pelham, PhD

Image by Rhodi Lopez, courtesy of Unsplash

The United States has a tragically high rate of COVID-19 deaths. We are making a lot of deadly mistakes. Here are four of the…



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Brett Pelham

Brett is a social psychologist at Montgomery College, MD. Brett studies health, gender, culture, religion, identity, and stereotypes.