A tragic story of a man who died after taking a drug Trump recommended during a recent press conference. Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. https://tyt.com/go
"Hospital officials are warning against home remedies for COVID-19 after a metro Phoenix man died and his wife was hospitalized when they ingested a chemical touted by President Donald Trump as a possible coronavirus treatment.
During a press conference last week, and again Monday, Trump mentioned that chloroquine, a drug long used to prevent malaria, had shown the potential to combat COVID-19.
The substance, also known as chloroquine phosphate, hasn’t gone through rigorous scientific testing as a coronavirus treatment."*