Medical Misconceptions

Who hasn’t heard that swallowed gum stays in the stomach for 7 years or cracking your knuckles can lead to arthritis? We’re here to set the record straight.

Each month, we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth.

Medical Misconception: Over-the Counter Medications and Supplements

Each month, we set the facts straight on a health and wellness myth. This month’s myth: All over-the-counter medications and ...
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Medical Misconception: Food Preparation

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s myth: Thawing food on ...
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Medical Misconception: Flu Shot Causes the Flu

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month's myth: You can get ...
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Medical Misconception: Shaving

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s myth: Shaving makes hair ...
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Medical Misconception: Hospice is a Location

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s myth: Hospice is a ...
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Medical Misconceptions: Sun Protection

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s misconception: Sun protection practices ...
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Medical Misconception: Vision Myths

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s misconception: Activities that damage ...
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Medical Misconception: All Calories Are Created Equal

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s misconception: All calories are ...
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Medical Misconception: Swallowing Chewing Gum

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s misconception: It takes 7 ...
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Medical Misconception: Storing Medications

Each month we set the facts straight regarding a popular health and wellness myth. This month’s misconception: The bathroom medicine ...
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