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#QuackWatch | FTC Sues California Marketer of $23,000 COVID-19 “Treatment” Plan

Company falsely claimed its “Emergency D-Virus” treatment is “FDA accepted” August 1, 2020 – The Federal Trade Commission charged a California-based company called Golden Sunrise Nutraceutical, Inc. with deceptively advertising a $23,000 treatment plan as a scientifically proven way to treat COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus. According to the FTC’s complaint, Golden Sunrise began marketing […]

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#QuackWatch: Tulare County Man Indicted for Falsely Marketing Herbal Mixtures as FDA-Approved Treatment for COVID-19

Tulare County Man Indicted for Falsely Marketing Herbal Mixtures as FDA-Approved Treatment for COVID-19   Details Written by FBI Category: California News  Published: 21 July 2020 Fresno, California – A Porterville man was arrested today after a federal grand jury returned a five‑count indictment on July 9, charging him with mail fraud and introducing a misbranded drug into […]

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#QuackWatch | Using ImunStem and Aktiffvate for Schizoaffective Disorder by Sylvia Harral | Circa November 17, 2016

Using ImunStem and Aktiffvate for Schizoaffective Disorder By Sylvia Harral Nov 17, 2016 ImunStem is the only one hundred percent herbal product that has ever been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a pharmacological agent.  It is approved by the FDA for the treatment of Serious or Life-threatening illnesses through immunotherapy. Aktiffvate […]

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#QuackWatch | Golden Sunrise Nutraceutical | Porterville, California

In Brief: (this will be updated) Business: Golden Sunrise Nutraceutical Location: Porterville, California Golden Sunrise Nutraceuticals founded in 2016. Golden Sunrise Nutraceuticals Claims: developed alternative herbal (botanical) products, and offer Plans of Care intended to treat, modify, reverse, or cure a Serious or Life-threatening diseases or conditions. Golden Sunrise Nutraceuticals claims to be in compliance […]

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COVID-19 patient says herbal treatment helping her: RN says Golden Sunrise Pharmaceutical has her feeling better | Circa April 9, 2020

By Charles Whisnand cwhisnand@portervillerecorder.com Apr 9, 2020 Marcie Thiessen tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday. That’s when she began taking herbal supplements provided to her by Porterville’s Golden Sunrise Pharmaceutical.  But Tuesday she said the improvement she showed was considerable. Thiessen is a Registered Nurser Supervisor at the Redwood Springs Health Care Center nursing home. […]