Motherisk investigation reveals concerns over 'unreliable' tests long before lab shut down

CBC.ca - 2 days ago
She found a raft of problems with how it was conducting its hair testing. "They were totally inadequate and unreliable. They were used for purposes that they were never, they were never designed...

Motherisk hair test rejected by judge — 22 years before scandal blew up

OurWindsor.ca - 3 days ago
In a pretrial hearing in a murder case in Adams County, Colo., the hair-testing evidence presented by former Motherisk lab manager Julia Klein was blasted by the prosecutor as being so deficient that...

'I just wanted to crawl in a hole and never come out'

Toronto Star - 3 days ago
“Ms. L.G.'s explanation for the hair follicle testing and the results of those tests is, in part, to challenge the very science of that hair testing,” the judge wrote in his decision. “Hair...

'It's a tragedy': How the flawed Motherisk hair test helped fracture families across Canada

CBC.ca - 3 days ago
In May 2015, British Columbia imposed a moratorium on hair testing for child protection cases. The provincial government told The Fifth Estate, The Current and the Toronto Star it is doing a review...

Motherisk: Tainted Tests & Broken Families

CBC.ca - 4 days ago
It seemed so perfect, so scientific - a hair test that could objectively determine whether parents of young children were abusing drugs or alcohol. But it turns out the 'Motherisk' hair...

Naturopathic Medicine Supports Breast Cancer Treatment and Prevention

New Kerala - 4 days ago
This is according to the Institute for Natural Medicine (INM), which today released a new FAQ with advice for consumers on how naturopathic medicine can support breast cancer treatment and...

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about ketones

Mendon Journal - 4 days ago
Ketone tests measure the level of ketones in either the blood or urine. suggested that urine testing might not always be reliable. However, blood testing has advanced in recent years, and, some blood...

'Fast has many benefits'

The Nation Newspaper - 4 days ago
According to a researcher at the Nigeria Natural Medicine Development Agency (NNMDA) at the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Mrs Chinyere Nwokeke, the benefits of fasting include...

Natural medicine, diagnoses and health disorders (2)

Nigeria Today - 1 week ago
Recently I was invited to present a paper on Natural Medicine as a reliable remedy for diverse health disorders. The Organiser of this workshop is a Professor and he was a benefactor of our herbs...

Missing mushroom forager causes natural medicine conference cancellation in Eugene

OregonLive.com - 1 week ago
Connie Sahlin, a participant in this weekend's "Decolonizing Natural Medicine: Increasing Access to Holistic Health for All" at Lane Community College, vanished Thursday while hunting...