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Oct 29, 2015 10:18 AM ET // AFP
Chelsea Ake-Salvacion died earlier this month at the Rejuvenice beauty salon, which offers the deep freeze therapy intended to reduce pain and boost muscle tissues and skin.
Jul 22, 2015 06:01 AM ET
What does science have to say about this form of alternative medicine that's practiced by millions the world over?
May 1, 2015 03:25 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Wellness guru Belle Gibson claimed her special diet and holistic treatments cured her cancer, but she never had cancer. Continue reading →
Apr 21, 2015 11:13 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Food and Drug Administration is revisiting its decision not to regulate homeopathic products. Continue reading →
Apr 8, 2015 08:36 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new Canadian law regulates the homeopathy, but critics fear it legitimizes the disproven treatment. Continue reading →
Mar 20, 2015 11:29 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Attorneys General from several states have launched a crackdown on unregulated herbal supplements.
Jan 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The manufacturer of a coffee bean extract promoted on 'The Dr. Oz' show has been fined $9 million for false claims and deceptive practices. Continue reading →
Dec 22, 2014 06:41 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A survey of medical advice offered on TV talk shows finds that much of the information is not based in science. Continue reading →
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