Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Is this appropriate?

MIT-educated anti-vaxxer doctor who treated COVID patients with Ivermectin and hydroxychloroquine has her license suspended and must undergo psychiatric evaluation 'for spreading misinformation'

  • Dr Meryl Ness, 70, had her medical license suspended in Maine over COVID misinformation
  • Maine’s Board of Licensure in Medicine voted to have Ness, who has been practicing medicine for four decades, undergo psychiatric evaluation 
  • Ness is accused of prescribing COVID patients anti-parasite drug Ivermectin and malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine 
  • Some patients ended up in the hospital, one of them having to be intubated 
  • She also prescribed Hydroxychloroquine to a pregnant COVID patient 
  • Ness admitted to the board that she lied to a pharmacist that her patient had Lyme disease to obtain Hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID 
  • MIT-educated internist is affiliated with anti-vaxx group and has called CDC a 'criminal agency'  

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