Grape Juice Prevents Stomach Flu?
  • 4 January 2017
A bit of evidence suggests that compounds in grapes may have antiviral properties, but no...
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Should You Apply Vicks VapoRub to Children’s Feet?
  • 20 March 2007
No substantive evidence documents that the application of Vicks VapoRub to the soles of childrens'...
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Scientists Find an Australian Berry That Can Cure Cancer in 48 Hours?
  • 7 December 2016
A chemical isolated from an obscure Australian berry has shown potential as a tumor-killing agent,...
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Soap in Bed Combats Leg Cramps?
  • 25 May 2005
Old home remedy holds that placing a bar of soap between your bedsheets will help...
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Marmite Cures Premature Ejaculation? New research suggests a connection between Vitamin B12 deficiencies and premature ejaculation, but no research...
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Dandelion Root Kills 98% of Cancer Cells in 48 Hours?
  • 29 September 2016
Dandelion root is being studied for possible anti-cancer properties, but there's absolutely no proof it...
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Kratom Banned by the DEA?
  • 7 September 2016
The DEA announced the popular herbal analgesic kratom would be reclassified as a Schedule I...
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Is Coffee an Effective Protective Measure Against Mosquitoes and Zika?
  • 9 August 2016
As fears about Zika have escalated, coffee has been touted as a potential mosquito-repelling measure....
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Okra Cures Diabetes? Rumor claims drinking water in which okra has been soaked overnight will make 'diabetes go...
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Is Pineapple Juice Five Times More Effective Than Cough Syrup?
  • 10 March 2015
A study did not prove that pineapple juice is 'five times more effective than cough...
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Is Oil Pulling Effective for Curing Medical Ailments? Rumor: Swishing plant oils in your mouth ameliorates a variety of medical ailments.
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Facts on Honey and Cinnamon
  • 16 March 2011
An article that extols the purported medical virtues of honey and cinnamon exaggerates their benefits.
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