In this video you will learn about the following myths and misconceptions, and why they start and why they endure:

Health myths:

  • Detoxification is good for the body
  • Vitamin C helps colds
  • Spinach makes you stronger, and contains a lot of iron
  • Letting babies cry makes them stronger
  • Eating chocolate helps people lose weight
  • Strong liquor aids digestion
  • One glass of red wine is healthy

Science myths:

  • Passenger’s mobile phones and laptops can make airplanes lose control and crash
  • Listening to Mozart’s music makes children more intelligent
  • Man-made climate change is a lie