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The worst diets: Useless and counterproductive


Dietitians rate lemon detox, OMG Diet, Acid Alkaline Diet among worst fads | News.com.au. The Lemon Detox Diet was deemed the worst by a survey of Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) members, followed by the Acid Alkaline Diet and the Six Weeks to OMG Diet. Dietitian Melanie McGrice from the DAA said she hoped the…

Raw food is not going to cut it


Raw Food Not Enough to Feed Big Brains. Eating a raw food diet is a recipe for disaster if you’re trying to boost your species’ brainpower. That’s because humans would have to spend more than 9 hours a day eating to get enough energy from unprocessed raw food alone to support our large brains, according…

FTC shuts down fake news sites that advertise dubious health claims


FTC Permanently Stops Six Operators from Using Fake News Sites that Allegedly Deceived Consumers about Acai Berry Weight-Loss Products Alleged Fraudulent Affiliate Marketers will Surrender Assets under Settlements Six online marketers agreed to settlements with the Federal Trade Commission that will permanently halt their allegedly deceptive practice of using fake news websites to market acai…