Latest Evidence in Practices

There are a range of physical and mental practises, from meditation to oil pulling, that in today’s internet, are claimed to confer health benefits.

If you’re trying to decide whether one of these practises is worth making a part of your life, our evidence reviews can help.

Does Baby Powder Increase Ovarian Cancer Risk By 33%?
Ceppie Merry

Claim Baby Powder Increases Ovarian Cancer Risk By 33% Lawsuit Claims. Verdict Data on the link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer is inconclusive. The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified talcum powder as a possible carcinogen. Origin...

Oil Pulling: Are The Benefits Proven By Research?

What Is Oil Pulling? Oil pulling is the term given to a technique that involves swirling oil around the mouth, ‘pulling’ the oil between the teeth in order to trap bacteria and then (eventually) spitting out the oil-bacteria mixture (Asokan) . Oil pulling comes...