Drinking Bleach Won’t Cure Cancer or Anything Else, F.D.A. Says
Alarmed about misinformation online, the agency warned about bleach solutions that are being marketed as cures for autism, H.I.V./AIDS and cancer.
Drinking Bleach Won’t Cure Autism or Cancer, F.D.A. Says
The New York Times
The F.D.A. said it was “false” and “dangerous” for marketers to claim online that drinking an industrial-strength bleach solution was a medical cure. Its advice to those who are drinking it: “Stop now.”
FDA advice to all who are drinking bleach: “Stop now.”
A headline for our times.
Don't drink bleach.
I’ve long been a critic of the FDA but yeah I suspect they got this one right.
So the awesome folks at
have to approve drugs, certify their manufacturing, inspect food, safeguard the public's health, and protect us from a new quackery.
'online medical misinformation continues to pose challenges for the F.D.A. as it tries to block distributors of unapproved drugs that are marketed as cure-alls'.- Drinking Bleach Won’t Cure Cancer or Anything Else, F.D.A. Says