Black Oxygen Organics promised that its products would cleanse users of toxins. Sellers took claims to the extreme. Then it all came crashing down.
Peterson’s daughter said doctors in the West didn't have “the guts” to medically detox her father. But experts say that’s a misleading narrative.
"I was the teenager who starved herself for years, who spent all her money on these miracle cures and laxatives and tips from celebrities."
Tim Caulfield explores our attraction to detoxes and other alternative health practices in ‘A User’s Guide to Cheating Death.’
You might not know exactly what toxins are, but you know you want to get rid of them. The problem is being healthy is boring — unless you take some short cuts.