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The Shaky Science of IV Vitamin ‘Drips’

There may be perks, but you’re rolling the dice

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Every week, the Nuance will go beyond the basics, offering a deep and researched look at the latest science and expert insights on a buzzed-about health topic.

SSince at least the 1950s, intravenous (IV) vitamin therapy has been a thing. Back then, a…




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Markham Heid

Markham Heid

I write about health, science, and psychology. My work has appeared in Time magazine, the New York Times, Vice, and elsewhere. I live in Germany.

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