Chemist Warehouse removes Hotbands from its shelves


It is nice to be able to report some good news occasionally, and this week I was pleased to hear from Chris Higgins that Chemist Warehouse, to whom he has written repeatedly about their tacit endorsement of the 'Hotband' sports performance enhancement bracelet, has now removed this product from their online store and shelves. It … Continue reading Chemist Warehouse removes Hotbands from its shelves

Chemist Warehouse are happy to sell you products that might not work


Fellow Victorian skeptic Chris Higgins recently wrote to Chemist Warehouse asking them why they knowingly and wilfully sell useless products, for which there is no supporting evidence, to their unsuspecting clientele. Chris quite rightly questioned their ethics, given the trust most Australians place in their industry, which is seen as well educated and highly moral, … Continue reading Chemist Warehouse are happy to sell you products that might not work