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Daily Debunk

Claim: Vaccines become part of recipients’ bodies, alter DNA, and haven’t been tested.

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Reuters

Social Media Disinfo

Smallpox vaccine

Smallpox vaccine

Circulating on social media: Vaccination helped eradicate smallpox.

Verdict: True

Read the full story at: USA Today