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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
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
Asbestos in talcum powder 15 June 16, 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
Frequent flyer & Loyalty points - are they 'worth it'? 32 April 13, 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
Neglected vegan baby - Is it true? 11 November 12, 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
Are clinical laser beauty treatments like IPL safe? 7 September 8, 2019
Toothpaste - Is it the new wonder product? 31 August 7, 2019
Is National Geographic loosing it’s credibility? 5 July 11, 2019
Is e10 better than unleaded? Fuel economy, price and performance 58 July 10, 2019
Do eyelash growth serums work? 5 July 8, 2019
Mobile phones and growing horns 4 June 26, 2019
Is sugar as addictive as cocaine or heroin? 31 June 26, 2019
Health star ratings give an easy indicator of a product's nutrition (?) 8 June 18, 2019