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Fact check: No, the COVID-19 nasal test doesn't swab the blood-brain barrier

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 8 July 2020
A Facebook post falsely claims the COVID-19 nasal test swabs the blood-brain barrier and can cause injury to other nasal structures.
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