There are a list of ten health hoaxes pushed as science over the last 100 years. When a trend goes viral, many people board that train without a moment of hesitation. Most of these really popular trends are not trends at all. They are actually Ponzi Schemes that have lead many people astray. Long before the internet, there were people trying to poison people with terrible food. The masses will buy in if there is enough marketing behind it.
- While artificial sweeteners may not contain a large amount of initial calories, they do trick your body into ingesting them which causes sugar cravings to dramatically increase.
- Cigarette companies once teamed up with researchers in order to persuade consumers into thinking that smoking tobacco would help aid them in digesting food more efficiently.
- Doctors have been trying to convince patients to lower their cholesterol for years, but recent findings show that actively trying to decrease your cholesterol can lead to many detrimental outcomes.
“Did you know that as much as 90% of the published medical information that doctors rely on is completely wrong?”