Reviews of articles by: Joseph Mercola

CLAIM REVIEWS

Some evidence suggests that vitamin C and D supplementation might prevent or treat respiratory infections, but their effectiveness is still being tested with COVID-19

CLAIM
Vitamins C and D are now finally being adopted in the conventional treatment of SARS-CoV-2; Vitamin C at extremely high doses acts as an antiviral drug, actually killing viruses; vitamin D helps the body fight SARS-CoV-2 infection and can cut infection risk.

SOURCE: Joseph Mercola, Mercola

Published: 14 Apr 2020

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Vitamin D has not been shown to be more effective than the flu vaccine at preventing flu

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Vitamin D is more effective than [the] flu vaccine

SOURCE: Joseph Mercola, Health Impact News

Published: 08 Nov 2019

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Fluoridated drinking water is not associated with neurological damage, despite online claims to the contrary

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Studies have repeatedly linked fluoride to reduced IQ and brain damage

SOURCE: Joseph Mercola, Real Farmacy

Published: 15 Jul 2019

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Despite claims of curative effects, homeopathy has been shown to lack clinical efficacy and plausibility

CLAIM
The effectiveness of homeopathy is confirmed daily

SOURCE: Joseph Mercola, Mercola

Published: 26 Jun 2019

VERDICT