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Philly hospital becomes first to purge shelves of dietary supplements

A promising step. Does this mean the beginning of the end for useless, possibly unsafe supplements? No, but I would like to just relish the moment. Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia Bans Dietary Supplements From Its Pharmacy – Forbes. Last week Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced that it would no longer dispense most dietary supplements…

Selma, CA allows fortune tellers but worries about religious issues. [Yes, main point is missed.]

Fortune tellers OK’d in Selma Selma has lifted its unconstitutional ban on fortune tellers. The city also is taking steps to regulate how fortune telling businesses operate. The Selma City Council accomplished both things at an emotion-packed meeting Monday night. A standing-room-only crowd listened as speakers voiced two different views of fortune telling. A majority…

MPs want proof that God doesn’t heal. I suppose they willingly forego modern medicine…?

Hapless MPs send daft letter to wrong people in attempt to defend faith healers – guardian.co.uk. A cross-party group of MPs have attempted to bully the Advertising Standards Authority over their ruling against faith healers; attacking the suggestion that people who make health claims should be required to provide evidence for them. As reported by…