Area health officials not only must struggle to contain Covid but they also are forced to contend with misinformation. (The Enterprise/FILE).
ONTARIO - Health experts in Malheur County face a battle on two fronts: the highly contagious delta variant, and widely circulated misinformation.
During a Covid surge that has overrun hospitals throughout the state, five Oregonians were hospitalized for consuming ivermectin - a dewormer for horses and cattle - as an alternative to safe Covid treatment or vaccination.
Oregon Health & Science University announced the hospitalizations last week and . . .