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Is turmeric & coconut oil mix a magical teeth-whitening solution?
Is turmeric & coconut oil mix a magical teeth-whitening solution?

A post proclaiming the magical teeth-whitening properties of turmeric and coconut oil has gone viral on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 6 Dec 2022 1:47 PM GMT


Can a particular diet affect mental & physical development of the baby in womb?
Can a particular diet affect mental & physical development of the baby in womb?

A post claiming different diets required for a baby to attain particular cognitive and physical qualities in the womb is taking rounds on social...

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 5 Dec 2022 1:20 PM GMT


Can an estrogen-rich diet increase breast size?
Can an estrogen-rich diet increase breast size?

A post claiming that eating an estrogen-rich diet can enlarge the breasts has gone viral on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 4 Dec 2022 8:27 AM GMT


Can Vicks VapoRub reduce acne and pimples?
Can Vicks VapoRub reduce acne and pimples?

An Instagram post claims applying Vicks VapoRub on pimples can reduce acne.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 2 Dec 2022 7:37 AM GMT


Can a mixture of garlic, turmeric, ginger & clove help women conceive?
Can a mixture of garlic, turmeric, ginger & clove help women conceive?

A Facebook post claiming that a mixture of garlic, turmeric, ginger, and clove can help women conceive is doing the rounds of social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 30 Nov 2022 6:03 AM GMT


Do plastic water bottles contain toxins that cause cancer?
Do plastic water bottles contain toxins that cause cancer?

A post claiming that plastic water bottles contain toxins that cause cancer has gone viral on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 27 Nov 2022 9:49 AM GMT


Can a mix of lemon & baking soda make your teeth sparkling white?
Can a mix of lemon & baking soda make your teeth sparkling white?

A Facebook post for a natural tooth whitening solution has gone viral.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 25 Nov 2022 11:18 AM GMT


Can hot coconut water kill cancer cells?
Can hot coconut water 'kill' cancer cells?

A viral WhatsApp message, attributed to Dr. Rajendra A. Badwe from the Tata Memorial Hospital, claims that hot coconut water releases an "anti-cancer...

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 25 Nov 2022 4:03 AM GMT


Does taping your mouth shut at night help you sleep better?
Does taping your mouth shut at night help you sleep better?

A new viral health trend on TikTok claims that taping your mouth shut at night will help you sleep better and also improve other health conditions...

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 20 Nov 2022 9:47 AM GMT


Does turmeric remove fluoride from human brain?
Does turmeric remove fluoride from human brain?

A Facebook post claiming the usefulness of a common household spice ‘turmeric’ in removing fluoride from the brain is taking rounds on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 17 Nov 2022 1:22 PM GMT


Can a slice of onion act as a nasal decongestant for toddlers?
Can a slice of onion act as a nasal decongestant for toddlers?

Newsmeter found a viral Facebook post that advised people to use onion as a nasal decongestant for babies.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 16 Nov 2022 12:28 PM GMT


Rubbing Vicks VapoRub on your feet wont cure your cough permanently
Rubbing Vicks VapoRub on your feet won't cure your cough 'permanently'

A post claiming that Vicks VapoRub can be effective in keeping cough at bay is doing the rounds of social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 14 Nov 2022 12:02 PM GMT


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