Melatonin hype hard to swallow

Fred W Turek*

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Abstract

Melatonin is being touted as the latest cure-all. But in their eagerness to explain to the public the possible health benefits of this natural hormone, the mass media as well as some scientists have misrepresented the scientific data.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)295-296
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume379
Issue number6563
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2 1996

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Turek, Fred W. / Melatonin hype hard to swallow. In: Nature. 1996 ; Vol. 379, No. 6563. pp. 295-296.
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