Tag: "deceive" at medical news
Sugary Beverages Fuel the Obesity Epidemic
...h-calorie drinks that are low-viscosity (thin) may deceive
us by preventing our bodies from 'reading' calories, a capacity that depends, in part, on the thickness of a liquid. In March 2006, the Beverage Guidance Panel issued a proposed 'guidance system for beverage consumption.' The six-level system empha...
Steroid Scam: Sylvester Stallone Gets Away With a Light Punishment
... Magistrate Paul Cloran said Stallone had tried to deceive
customs officers by claiming to have a prescription for the human growth hormone, Jintropin, found in his luggage at Sydney airport in February. He said Jintropin was not legally available for retail use in the United States and therefore could not...
Sylvester Stallone Regrets Smuggling Banned Substances to Australia
... terrible mistake, not because I was attempting to deceive
anyone but I was simply ignorant to your official rules," and claimed that the drugs had been prescribed to him for an unspecified medical condition. The website of Australias Sydney Morning Herald carries the full text of Stallones apology. In i...