Monthly Archives: February 2013

ACCC takes action over potentially misleading vaccine claims

http://www.accc.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1103086 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has instituted Federal Court proceedings over allegedly misleading claims on a homoeopathy website regarding the effectiveness of the whooping cough (pertussis) vaccine. The ACCC has taken proceeding against Homeopathy Plus! Australia Pty Ltd and against … Continue reading

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Scala shapewear products – Brazcom Imports Pty Ltd responds

I have previously raised concerns about the claims made for these products. The sponsor has now responded with a letter and a study published in the J cosm derm 2011 Mar;10(1):30-5. This material has presumably also been sent to the Therapeutic Goods … Continue reading

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