Health Quackery: Spotting Health Scams
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Check the telephone book for the number of your local postal inspector.
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combat health-related frauds, myths, fads, and fallacies.
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National Institute on Aging Information Center
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Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8057
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The National Institute on Aging website is www.nia.nih.gov.
Visit NIHSeniorHealth.gov (www.nihseniorhealth.gov ),
a senior-friendly website from the National Institute on Aging and the National
Library of Medicine. The simple-to-use website features popular health topics
for older adults. It has large type and a "talking" function that reads
the text out loud.
National Institute on Aging
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
September 2002 (Reprinted August 2005)