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The president responded: "I don't know which country she comes from, but she said that she's had tremendous success with hundreds of different patients".

Immanuel stated that unproven anti-malaria treatment hydroxychloroquine, which Trump named the so-called miracle cure, was so effective against COVID-19 that "you don't need a mask". Scientists have debunked both of those claims.

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This was James O'Brien's reaction to President Trump defending his support for a doctor who backs hydroxychloroquine to treat Covid-19 - but has also made medical claims about alien DNA and demons.

Trump spoke about the drug on Tuesday, saying: "Many doctors think it's extremely successful".

Public health officials then told people to wear masks when it became apparent that the virus could spread among people showing no symptoms.

Norvell later died of a flesh-eating infection, even though another physician opted to remove the needle.

A flesh-eating infection in her arm allegedly caused her death six days later in February 2019.

The group Tea Party Patriots hosted the event.

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The US President shared a clip of a group of medics advocating hydroxychloroquine as an effective Covid 19 treatment.

Other high-profile figures shared versions of the video on social media this week. The video has been removed by Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, but Immanuel continues to be outspoken in her beliefs, which in the past have included reptilians ruling over the nation and the Illuminati using Magic 8-Ball toys to involve children in witchcraft. On Monday, once the video was released, it received well over 10 million views. I'm here because I have personally treated over 350 patients with COVID-19. In May, he said he was taking it as a precaution.

Trump also cited studies on the effectiveness of the drug, despite other health experts warning against it. As of mid-June, the United States government had more than 60 million surplus tablets in storage, The New York Times reported. "I had absolutely no problem", Trump said and added, "It didn't get me and it's not going to hopefully hurt anybody".

It was "unlikely" that the drug for the treatment of Covid-19 is suitable.

The Daily Beast also reported this week that Immanuel holds several weird beliefs about sex and religion.

"A doctor, by the way, who also claims that gyneological problems are in fact caused by people having sex in their dreams of demons and witches, that alien DNA is now used in medical treatments, that scientists are cooking up a vaccine to prevent people from being religious, and the government is run in part not by humans but by reptiles and other aliens".

Trump's critics have launched attacks on Immanuel, accusing her of misinformation.

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