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QuackWatch | FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Warning Letter: Golden Sunrise Pharmaceutical | Circa April 29, 2020

United States of AmericaFEDERAL TRADE COMMISSIONSouthwest Region 1999 Bryan St., Ste. 2150Dallas, Texas 75201April 29, 2020 WARNING LETTER VIA EMAIL TO info@goldensunrisephamaceutical.comGolden Sunrise PharmaceuticalP.O. Box 510Porterville, California 93258 Re: Unsubstantiated Claims for Coronavirus Prevention or TreatmentTo Whom It May Concern, This is to advise you that FTC staff has reviewed your website athttps://goldensunrisepharmaceutical.com/ on April […]

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Quackwatch | FDA Warning Letter to Joseph Mercola, D.O. | March 2011

  March 22, 2011 WARNING LETTER VIA UNITED PARCEL SERVICE Dr. Joseph Mercola Dr. Mercola’s Natural Health Center Thermography Diagnostics Centers 3200 W Higgins Road Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 Re: Meditherm Med2000 Infrared cameras Dear Dr. Mercola: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has learned that you are marketing the Meditherm Med2000 Telethermographic camera at […]

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George Boardman: Nevada City’s mayor a clear and present danger to businesses | TheUnion.com

  At a time when COVID-19 cases are surging in California and places like Nevada City are trying to reassure the public it is safe to patronize local merchants, you would expect public officials to encourage responsible behavior by the public. Then there are the likes of soon-to-be ex-Mayor Reinette Senum, who used her Facebook […]

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Blame and magical thinking: The consequences of the autism “biomed” movement – Science-Based Medicine | Circa February 25, 2013

David Gorski on February 25, 2013 That the myth that vaccines cause autism is indeed nothing more than a myth, a phantom, a delusion unsupported by science is no longer in doubt. In fact, it’s been many years now since it was last taken seriously by real scientists and physicians, as opposed to crank scientists and physicians, […]

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Hand sanitizers by Eskbiochem may contain methanol, FDA warns – CNN

(CNN)The US Food and Drug Administration is advising consumers not to use hand sanitizer products manufactured by Eskbiochem SA due to the potential presence of a toxic chemical.The FDA has discovered methanol, a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through skin or ingested, in samples of Lavar Gel and CleanCare No Germ hand sanitizers, […]

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As Problems Grow With Abbott’s Fast COVID Test, FDA Standards Are Under Fire | California Healthline

  In mid-May, the Food and Drug Administration issued a rare public warning about an Abbott Laboratories COVID-19 test that for weeks had received high praise from the White House because of its speed: Test results could be wrong. The agency at that point had received 15 “adverse event reports” about Abbott’s ID NOW rapid […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa June 25, 2010

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJun 25, 2010, 9:29 PM Google News Alert for: autism San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Autism: skipping vaccines? Beware of Whooping CoughSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)I think we’ll all feel a lot better when and if we find out what causes autism, and how it can be prevented. This past Wednesday,state […]