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Aug 23

Roundup Shown to Be Safe (Again)

It’s hard to ignore the growing list of scientific authorities from around the world that keep coming to the same conclusion: glyphosate, the ingredient in herbicides...

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Aug 16

A Misconception Detox

A round of applause for Forbes for squeezing out the truth about juicing. When asked whether it’s a good or bad idea to lose weight drinking...

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Aug 9

A Case for Cupping?

If you’ve been watching the Rio Olympics, you may be concerned about the large, dark spots on some athletes. “Cupping,” the practice responsible for the marks,...

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Jul 29

True or False: Vaccine Edition

This week, Vactruth perpetuated its echo-chamber of anti-vaccination rhetoric by posting an article entitled “Vaccines Blamed for Alarming Increase in Seizure Disorders Among Children.” We decided...