Tag Archive for magnets

Shark-repelling device rather dramatically fails real-world test (Update)

See update below for response from the Sharkbanz company. A product called “Sharkbanz” is getting some terrible publicity today as a Florida teenager wearing the magnet bracelet was bitten by a shark prompting questions about how useful this product actually is. Wearing shark repelling band, Teen gets attacked by shark Zack Davis was a lifelong…

Copper or magnetic bracelets fail to help with arthritis, study shows

A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled crossover trial of 70 people showed that these devices, called “folklore remedies” don’t work. Copper bracelets and magnetic wrist straps fail to help rheumatoid arthritis, research says. Copper bracelets and magnet wrist straps have no real effect on pain, swelling, or disease progression in rheumatoid arthritis, according to new findings from…

Cancer, iron nanoparticles, and magnets. Don’t misinterpret this new research!

Powerful magnets can ‘switch off’ cancer cells. The breakthrough treatment triggers the diseased cells to effectively commit suicide, blasting away the killer cancer from within. Programmed cell death, or apoptosis, is one of the body’s ways of getting rid of old, faulty or infected cells. The treatment works by using tiny iron nanoparticles attached to…

New Avengers movie promotes magnetic bracelet

Products | Colantotte | The Magtitan NEO Legend. Wear the limited edition MAGTITAN NEO LEGEND as seen in Marvel’s the Avengers Movie! Heroes are always looking for new ways to maintain their edge and now you can too! This exclusive limited edition package has been created specifically to commemorate Marvel’s The Avengers movie, and is…