COVID-19 has taken a heavy toll on all our lives. What’s worse? It has doubled the fear in people who are either already suffering from a severe illness like brain tumour or are on the brink of developing one. That said, during such times, steering clear of all the myths and misconceptions is of utmost importance. Dr. Anurag Saxena, HOD and Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, Manipal Hospitals, New Delhi, debunks some mistruths circulating amongst the people.