08 Feb 2023
The dangers of hoaxes and how to help your children recognize them
A hoax is a false and fabricated story, but one which claims to be true. Sometimes it can start just as an April Fool’s message; at other times it can lead to serious consequences that might damage somebody’s life or health. For instance, this could happen if a story claimed that something causes cancer or hurts people when in fact it does the exact opposite.