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Myth busted: Drinking hot pineapple juice cannot kill cancer
Myth busted: Drinking hot pineapple juice cannot kill cancer

A screenshot of a bizarre home remedy to cure cancer has gone viral on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 17 Sep 2022 5:42 AM GMT


Fair is not always lovely: Magical effects of Growflee face mask are marketing gimmicks
Fair is not always lovely: Magical effects of 'Growflee' face mask are marketing gimmicks

A post showcasing the magical and quick effects of a face mask is being widely shared on social media for quite a long time now.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 9 Sep 2022 3:24 AM GMT


Wrapping feet in aluminum foil does not control joint pain: Viral claim is false
Wrapping feet in aluminum foil does not control joint pain: Viral claim is false

A post claiming the miraculous benefits of aluminum foil in controlling joint pain is being widely shared on social media.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 7 Sep 2022 10:54 AM GMT


Caution! Miracle foot pads do not detoxify body while sleeping
Caution! Miracle foot pads do not detoxify body while sleeping

Social media users are claiming that miracle foot pads help in detoxifying the body. It is claimed that just sticking the pads under the foot before...

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 6 Sep 2022 8:02 AM GMT


Detox lungs while you continue smoking: False claim goes viral
Detox lungs while you continue smoking: False claim goes viral

An advertisement for a herbal syrup that claims to detoxify lungs after smoking is going viral. The ad claims, "Each breath you inhale with a puff of...

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 4 Sep 2022 11:51 AM GMT


Is Monkeypox a Sexually Transmitted Infection?
Is Monkeypox a Sexually Transmitted Infection?

Monkeypox has been around since 1958. World Health Organization declared monkeypox a Public Health Emergency of International Concern in July 22.

By Sunanda Naik  Published on 13 Aug 2022 6:00 AM GMT


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