CBC Retracts Supplement Report Jan 21/16

supplements CBC 500 x 280“SOME MARKETPLACE REPORTS ABOUT VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS PUBLISHED IN NOVEMBER CONTAINED INCORRECT INFORMATION”

CBC News. “Some Marketplace reports about vitamins and supplements published in November contained incorrect information, CBC has learned. In response to the discovery, Marketplace is evaluating its protocols around the use of lab testing. In a report to be broadcast on Marketplace on Friday at 8 p.m., (8:30 p.m. NT), host Erica Johnson said, “We regret giving you incorrect information and any harm it may have caused the companies in our report.” Read the full article published on the CBC News website on January 21, 2016.

Learn more about lab testing and journalism gone wrong in Shawn Buckley’s response to CBC’s exceedingly flawed episode, “Vitamins and Supplements: Magic Pills“.

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