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MythDefied


Is it true? ‘Is it true?’ is the category where CHOICE Community members can discuss fake news and clickbait with the goal of providing some accuracy around consumer issues in the age of ‘fake news’. This continues part of our broader work in the MythDefied category, where we bust common commonly held misconceptions, myths and misinformation surrounding products.
Topic Replies Activity
About the MythDefied category 1 March 28, 2018
A guide to detecting fake news online 2 January 18, 2021
Frequent flyer & Loyalty points - are they 'worth it'? 71 January 18, 2021
Asbestos in talcum powder 18 January 10, 2021
We bust 7 common fridge myths 7 December 11, 2020
Bamboo based fabric, is it really Bamboo? 31 November 30, 2020
'Vacuum blending' - healthier or not? 16 November 29, 2020
Fighting a parking fine is not worth the effort? 6 November 18, 2020
Neglected vegan baby - Is it true? 12 October 31, 2020
Is olive oil good or bad for frying? 59 October 29, 2020
Are possums scared? 19 September 30, 2020
Annual IgNobel Prizes awarded 1 September 18, 2020
Women's and men's razors 5 August 2, 2020
To oil or not oil Wooden Cutting Boards and other wooden implements 22 July 14, 2020
Do non-stick products give you cancer? 16 May 3, 2020
Is it cheaper to buy a smartphone outright? 61 May 3, 2020
Do you need to use fabric softener? 19 April 30, 2020
Is coconut oil healthy? 19 April 29, 2020
Novel Ways to Cook your food. Fact or Fiction 20 March 5, 2020
Dishwashers vs hand washing - which is the most efficient? 23 March 2, 2020
Should you turn appliances off at the powerpoint? 45 January 29, 2020
Does phosphorus kill plants? 11 December 22, 2019
Cutlery up or down? We solve the great dishwasher debate 10 December 19, 2019
How effective are sonic animal deterrents? 48 November 30, 2019
Daylight Saving. Friend or foe? 95 November 13, 2019
Vegan diets for children can cause 'epilepsy and developmental disorders' 6 November 11, 2019
Australia’s Copyright Laws 7 October 29, 2019
Anti-ageing cream - does it work? 53 October 5, 2019
True or false - Choosing quality solar PV system is a guessing game 28 September 29, 2019
Does Caffeine in Shampoo really help reduce or reverse hair loss? 27 September 17, 2019