Episode 385: Talking about stem cell therapies with Tim Caulfield
In episode 385, James and Mike invite Tim Caulfield (author, professor and lawyer) yet again to talk about the marketing and evidence around stem cell therapies. Low and behold the evidence pales in comparison to the hype. At the end Tim states – “science is hard” – enough said.
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5) Reassessing direct-to-consumer portrayals of unproven stem cell therapies: is it getting better?
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