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Posted: December 01, 2017 Last Updated: August 17, 2018
How a Canadian doctor's study on dandelion tea became fake news fodder
Don't believe the internet's claims about dandelion tea.
The Snopes guide to spotting fake news
Alex Kasprak, science editor at Snopes, says fake health news thrives because "there's very little reward for accuracy and a lot of reward for sensationalism."
News flash: Stem cells don't regrow your brain
Stem cell therapies have shown promise for treating disease from heart ailments to diabetes. But where there is hope, a hoax often follows, says author and researcher Tim Caulfield.