Quack Watch

March 27th, 2019 The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ordered 150 homeopaths to stop claiming they can cure autism. The Guardian reports that five homeopaths are facing prosecution for advertising Cease “therapy”, which is not supported by scientific...

December 6th, 2017 Despair and stigma for people living with HIV make them easy targets for a range of supposed miracle workers, including internet scams, in deeply religious Nigeria. The Times reports that not a month goes by without a Christian pastor announcing...

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