What risk do consumers face when seeking medical advice from health food stores?

@article{Edwards2011WhatRD,
  title={What risk do consumers face when seeking medical advice from health food stores?},
  author={Llifon Edwards and Sarah Jefferies and Bridget F Healy and Mark Weatherall and Richard Beasley and Philippa Shirtcliffe},
  journal={The New Zealand medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={124 1334},
  pages={81-8}
}
AIM There is currently no specific legislation to regulate either complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) products or the majority of those promoting them. This study sought to highlight the general risk a consumer may face when they seek help/advice from a pharmacy or health food store (HFS). METHODS 21 HFS, matched with pharmacies, were visited by… CONTINUE READING