articles tagged: supplements
world of weird things podcast: don’t trust your gut on probiotics
# podcast

world of weird things podcast: don’t trust your gut on probiotics

Probiotics are the next big health trend thanks to new discoveries about our gut biomes. But are we just buying a lot of hype?

trickle down pseudoscience: why mlms jumped into the supplement game
# health

trickle down pseudoscience: why mlms jumped into the supplement game

MLMs prey on human vulnerabilities to hijack the health industry. And they have a lot of help in high places.

adding a little science to supplements
# health

adding a little science to supplements

Not all supplements are bad for you, but not all of them are good or effective either. But we do have an idea which ones are better than others...

what exactly do you mean by “natural?”
# science

what exactly do you mean by “natural?”

In a universe where everything is made of chemicals, "natural" is just a buzzword used to make a bigger profit.