Reviews of articles from: Healthy Holistic Living

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Social media post inaccurately claims natural remedy of garlic, onions, thyme, and lemon can replace the flu shot

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A soup made of garlic, onions, thyme, and lemon can replace the flu shot and cure other illnesses such as the common cold and norovirus

SOURCE: Anonymous, Healthy Holistic Living

Published: 14 Nov 2023

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The flu is caused by the influenza virus; stress and lack of vitamin D can make infection more likely, but don’t cause the flu

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“The flu is not a season! It is an inability to adapt due to decreased sun exposure and water intake, combined with increased sugar intake and stress.”

SOURCE: Anonymous, Healthy Holistic Living

Published: 14 Dec 2020

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Claim that ginger is more effective than chemotherapy for cancer treatment is unsupported

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ginger is 10,000x more effective at killing cancer than chemo

SOURCE: Anonymous, Feature Remedies, Health Holistic Living

Published: 30 Sep 2019

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