detox

2.12.19

Celery Juice Is a Waste of Perfectly Good Produce

You could pulverize some celery because people on Instagram are doing it to "detox," or you could just eat the real stuff.

1.10.19

The Infrared Sauna Is Not a Weight Loss Tool

The spas that market them that way are getting a little too bold.

1.3.19

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

"Doesn’t smelly sweat mean something evil is leaving my body?"

11.28.18

Jameela Jamil Really Wants You To Stop Taking Diet Tips From Celebrities

"I was the teenager who starved herself for years, who spent all her money on these miracle cures and laxatives and tips from celebrities."

11.20.18

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 diarrhea, vomit, and blood from overtaking the unit.

10.1.18

Wellness Trends Represent an Erosion of Critical Thinking

Tim Caulfield explores our attraction to detoxes and other alternative health practices in ‘A User’s Guide to Cheating Death.’

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8.1.18

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.

5.22.18

How Much Water Should I Drink?

What experts think about the ‘8 glasses a day' rule.

4.25.18

Most Claims About Activated Charcoal Are Lies

There’s probably not enough of it to help your body “detox.”

3.11.18

Let’s Call ‘Detox Teas’ What They Really Are: Laxatives

“Those diet teas are a travesty."

2.16.18

How to Pass a Drug Test Using These Detox Drinks

From the Stinger Detox to the Detoxify Xxtraclean Herbal Cleanse & Rescue Detox, we tested these detox drinks that say they’ll help you pass a urine test.

2.8.18

People Are Taking a Date Rape Drug Recreationally and Getting Addicted

There's no hangover with GHB, so things go off the rails fast.

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