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FDA curbs unfounded memory supplement claims

I must have seen the commercial for Prevagen 50 times. Perhaps you’ve seen it, too: “You might take something for your heart… your joints… your digestion. So why wouldn’t you take something for the most important part of you… your brain? With an ingredient originally found in jellyfish! Healthier brain, better life!” Like many heavily-advertised… Read More »

Bayer to pay $2 billion after losing suit that claims weedkiller Roundup causes cancer

Bottles of Roundup weed killer move along the production line at the herbicide manufacturing facility operated by Monsanto. Jasper Juinen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Bayer on Monday was ordered by a Northern California jury to pay more than $ 2 billion to a couple who say they were diagnosed with cancer after using the… Read More »

The headset that claims to use 80 lasers to treat long locks that aren’t suitable for a transplant

Could a £750 helmet REALLY restore thinning hair? The headset that claims to use 80 lasers to treat long locks that aren’t suitable for a transplant Men’s hair loss treatments revolutionised following transplant developments  But none are much help for the eight million women also affected by hair loss Transplants mostly for men as small… Read More »