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Read: The Science Myths That Won't Die

Megan Scudellari, writing for the scientific journal Nature, summarizes the science myths that will not die. We must always remind ourselves that, just because something has been said over and over, it does not follow that it is true.

Take antioxidants, for example. From the marketing hype, you would think they have been shown to be a health panacea. Not true. You might also believe that screening is the best and most accurate tool we have to catch cancer early with no unforeseen consequences.

Read on and pass along!