Talking Points

June 16th, 2015 Never before has mankind’s obsession with the smile been so easily actionable. Cosmetic dentistry now represents the largest nonsurgical beauty industry after makeup. New York magazine looks at America’s obsession with perfecting its teeth and...

June 2nd, 2015 Much of the scientific literature, perhaps half, may simply be untrue. That’s the view of Dr Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of The Lancet – considered to be one of the most well respected peer-reviewed medical journals in the world. Horton says...

May 12th, 2015 The beauty industry is massive, a huge cultural force in a tight, symbiotic relationship with celebrities and the celebrity-oriented media. So by its very nature, it creates massive problems for anyone seeking to get to the truth about the products...

May 12th, 2015 Major search engines are providing irrelevant information that could lead to incorrect self-diagnosis, self-treatment and ultimately possible harm, research has found. Google reports that one in 20 of its 100bn searches a month was for...
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