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Doctor insights on: Health Fraud Quackery

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Health fraud websites?

Health fraud websites?

Fraud: Best site is www.Fda.Gov/forconsumers/protectyourself/healthfraud.

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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Health Fraud (Definition)

Health fraud is intentional deceit within the medical system (by patients, doctors, or others), to gain money or services. For doctors, this may include overbilling insurance companies. For patients, it may refer to lying about a health condition in order to ...Read more


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Provide a website that lists health fraud products?

Fraud: Best site is www.Fda.Gov/forconsumers/protectyourself/healthfraud.

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Which is likely an example of health fraud.?

Which is likely an example of health fraud.?

GlaxoSmithKline: According to ap, glaxosmithkline, the pharmaceutical giant, will pay $3 billion and plead guilty to promoting two popular drugs for unapproved uses and failing to disclose important safety info on 3rd drug, in the largest health care fraud settlement in us history. Unfortunately, many in the pharm industry view settlements as the cost of doing business. ...Read more

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Which is an example of health fraud.?

GlaxoSmithKline: According to ap, glaxosmithkline, the pharmaceutical giant, will pay $3 billion and plead guilty to promoting two popular drugs for unapproved uses and failing to disclose important safety info on 3rd drug, in the largest health care fraud settlement in us history. Unfortunately, many in the pharm industry view settlements as the cost of doing business. ...Read more

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Does chiropractics really heal or is it all just quackery?

Does chiropractics really heal or is it all just quackery?

Not logical: Chiro offers a strenuous massage which frequently feels very good. It cannot diagnosis anything, and offers no cure for anything. To be fair, most chiros are educated a schools of chiropractory at which place the professor tells them this stuff works. Would they doubt such an authority figure? And it is lucrative. ...Read more

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Why do practitioners and believers of quackery spell so badly?

Why do practitioners and believers of quackery spell so badly?

Ignorance: Probably reflects the population from which they are drawn. When all else fails, and you cannot make it in school - why not try some magical practice to help treat people. And the public is more than anxious to spend their money on such nonesense. ...Read more

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Quackery (Definition)

Quackery refers to false, ineffective medical treatments or medications that are deceptively advertised or sold. Quackery may also apply to specific people who falsely claim to be able to heal or cure certain ...Read more