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Medical Myths Debunked: The Truth Behind 18 Common Health Misconceptions

How many of the old wives’ tales you know are actually true? In this article, we’re debunking medical myths and common health misconceptions.

In This Article:

  • Old wives’ tales about health have been around for generations. But with recent research, we’ve been able to prove or disprove many of the most common health misconceptions.
  • Explore 18 well-known medical myths that have been debunked as either true, false or partially true.
  • When you hear a medical myth, be sure to use common sense, be skeptical and always back up your information with reliable sources.

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