The FDA is warning parents about these specific products and therapies:
- Chelation Therapy
- Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
- Miracle Mineral Solution
- Detoxifying Clay Baths
- CocoKefir probiotics products
Gary Coody, R.Ph., the FDA’s national health fraud coordinator, tells consumers to use these guidelines for evaluating a product or service:
- Be suspicious of products that claim to treat a wide range of diseases.
- Personal testimonials are no substitute for scientific evidence.
- Few diseases or conditions can be treated quickly, so be suspicious of any therapy claimed as a “quick fix.”
- So-called “miracle cures,” which claim scientific breakthroughs and secret ingredients, may be a hoax.
More information about this warning can be found on the FDA's website.
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