At his blog on Complementary and Alternative Medicine law, Attorney Michael Cohen notes a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ruling that makes the manufacturer liable for false and misleading claims if a blogger sings the praises of a product. Online endorsements by consumers of a product require special disclosures from the manufacturer to avoid liability for false claims. Anyone who values access to unbiased information should note the attacks on scientific free speech, implicit in this FTC ruling.
Feb 14, 2019 0
A new study shows the promise of natural medicine for treating autism, underscoring the need both for further study and greater access to practitioners who can administer these treatments. State-based Action Alerts! A new study found that giving vitamin D supplements to mice during pregnancy prev...
May 7, 2020 14
This pandemic is exacerbating a big problem, but natural alternatives are still ignored. Action Alert! Antibiotics are being widely used in hospitals around the world to treat or prevent secondary infections in COVID-19 patients. This will make the problem of antibiotic resistance much worse and...
Jun 29, 2017 1
A new bill in Congress pushes for more transparency, which is definitely needed. Action Alert! A recently introduced bill, the Menstrual Products Right To Know Act, would require companies to provide a detailed list of everything in menstrual products. Because the FDA classifies tampons, pads, and ...
Apr 29, 2020 10
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Aug 24, 2010 1
The New American Family-mother and dad are overweight and the children are overweight, too: Obesity can now be inherited
If you have recently been to a U.S. theme park, it is startling to most to notice the waistlines of American families. Mom and Dad are overweight and more often than not, every child is overweight, too. Many experts were quick to comment that obesity must be related to genetic susceptibility. R...
Jun 28, 2017 0
No. Just the opposite. Given the evidence favoring coconut oil, why is a new report from the American Heart Association (AHA) promoting this falsehood? And why is the media spreading it with headlines like “Coconut Oil Isn’t the Miracle Food You Thought It Was” and “Coconut Oil Isn’t Healt...
Jul 19, 2011 30
Monopoly utility companies across the country are installing radio frequency “smart meters” in your home. If you don’t want them, too bad: it’s take them or live without electricity. Meanwhile, RF is being investigated as a carcinogen. (more…)...
Jul 10, 2013 4
PRESS RELEASE: Drug Companies Attempt to Use Legislation to Remove Compounded Medications from the Market
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gretchen DuBeau 202.290.9178 [email protected] Drug Companies Attempt to Use Legislation to Remove Compounded Medications from the Market A controversial bill concerning compounded drugs is little more than a smokescreen for a power grab by the pharmaceutical ind...
Jun 23, 2017 6
Bill Sardi has an excellent piece in lewrockwell.com that needs to be read by every consumer and lawmaker. The article explains how drug inserts deceive and thereby deny every American the right to know the truth about what they are putting in their body. Action Alert! While drug companies are requ...
Jun 24, 2021 5
New research shows that many cosmetics contain dangerous chemicals with known human health risks. Action Alert! Cosmetics is a $20 billion industry, but companies aren’t transparent about the fact that a high percentage of these products are made with PFAS, or “forever” chemicals that caus...