Lost in the Land of Oz 0
A doctor began to wonder where his patients were getting their outlandish ideas about supplements and miracle cures.
He dared to look behind the curtain and found himself in a TV wonderland.
To understand where his patients were getting their health advice, Charlap began watching the program. “I was shocked that someone with his credentials — someone who apparently still operates on patients and therefore must still be fully cognizant of a physician’s first priority, which is to do no harm — would be recommending all types of different pills, many that had never undergone rigorous scientific scrutiny, as miracle cures or magic pills to a very susceptible audience.”
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