A new report provides a comprehensive summary of the evidence for and against CAM in patients with heart failure.
The dirty secret about detoxification and cleanses.
Recent research found that supplemental vitamin D doesn't prevent fractures or have any effect on the diseases it has been claimed to help, and blood tests for vitamin D are useless.
Balm of Gilead was mentioned in the Bible, but we don't know what was in it. It is supposed to relieve pain, but we don't know if it is effective; there are no controlled studies.
There are lots of testimonials from people who say they lost weight with GOLO, but its effectiveness is not supported by any scientific evidence.
Reports of serious liver damage from turmeric supplementation are becoming more common
A Consumer Reports analysis found little oversight of supplements marketed by Facebook.
A study comparing a statin drug and six common supplements to placebo shows that only the drug lowers bad cholesterol.
Are there effective forms of SCAMs for birth control or reproduction? Of course not.
Routine multivitamins are likely not the best strategy for cognitive effects.