You're Smarter Than That

There's No Such Thing as 'Sweating Out Toxins'

"Doesn’t smelly sweat mean something evil is leaving my body?"
Tracey Duncan
Unites States of Addiction

What It's Like to Detox in Jail

The small communal toilet was in the corner of the pod, enclosed by a short stall that did nothing to keep the smell of diarrhoea, vomit and blood from overtaking the unit.
Elizabeth Brico
Fighting Words

Celebrities Need to Stop Endorsing Detox Teas

Cardi B is the last person I'd expect to go full Kim Kardashian on me with this weight-loss product endorsement.
Rajul Punjabi

We Tested Drinks That Say They'll Help You Pass a Drug Test

The results shocked us!
Caroline Thompson

How We Replaced Religion with Gwyneth Paltrow, Yoga, and 'Wellness'

A new book examines the modern spiritual devotion to clean living.
Katherine Gillespie

I Got a 'Brain Reboot Infusion', the £500 Injection That Can Supposedly Change Your World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health and help you detox from drink and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely – so I thought I'd see for myself.
Jonny B, Illustration: Alex Jenkins

I Traveled to India to Try an Ancient Detox and Found Enlightenment with a ‘Shart Chart’

I hated myself for blindly filling prescriptions and taking the advice provided by the "rehabilitation team" surrounding me in Canada. I needed a change.
Krista Schilter