Documents obtained by BuzzFeed News show the original sales pitch for the Tennessee machine in 1985. The chair has only been used once so far.

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“Jilly juice” creator Jillian Epperly has received a formal warning from the FTC, five months after Ohio authorities demanded that she send them proof of her claims.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 12 days ago

Frances Arnold, George Smith, and Sir Gregory Winter co-opted biological methods to engineer biofuels and drugs.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 13 days ago

“I appear to be the ‘fall guy’ for their plan to ‘disappear’ the office of children’s health,” top EPA official Ruth Etzel wrote in an email after being put on leave.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 20 days ago

The university also determined that Balakrishnan did not break the rules by hiring his own private investigator to interrogate complainants.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 21 days ago

The number of immigrant children in government custody has skyrocketed from 2,400 in May 2017 to 12,800 as of September this year.

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E. coli, campylobacter, and salmonella bacteria in the runoff could contaminate private drinking water wells.

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The superintendent said he asked for a districtwide shutdown “out of an abundance of caution.”

Nidhi Subbaraman • One month ago

The new report uncovers a troubling urban trend.

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“We are likely to get other local HIV outbreaks,” one expert said.

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New legal documents offer a rare look at the impact of Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy on the mental health of parents who lost their kids.

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“Too often children are on these drugs simply as a matter of chemical restraint,” a lawyer who filed the suit said.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 2 months ago

In a $3 million lawsuit, scientist Marc Edwards claims that activists are defaming him. Critics say he’s no longer representing Flint’s best interests.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 2 months ago

After the lead disaster in Flint, Michigan’s governor is trying to get ahead of a looming crisis of another water pollutant, PFAS.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 2 months ago

“While oversight authority is vital, its absence can contribute to a catastrophic situation.”

Nidhi Subbaraman • 2 months ago

"FDA takes our responsibility for assuring safety of the food supply seriously, and food safety is one of my highest priorities."

Nidhi Subbaraman • 3 months ago

The pharmacist said it went against his personal beliefs and refused to sell the medication.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 3 months ago

After eating triclosan for three weeks, some mice developed a swollen colon.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 4 months ago

After #MeToo, an anonymous letter spread explosive allegations about Gopal Balakrishnan. It worked.

Nidhi Subbaraman • 4 months ago

Jillian Epperly preached to thousands about a homebrew cabbage juice, claiming that explosive diarrhea expels dangerous parasites.

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