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Mar 3 • 37 tweets • 17 min read
The #Qcollar jugular compression device is "FDA CLEARED" to "protect athletes' brains during head impacts." @US_FDA
Does this mean that it is safe, effective, and based on sound science?
Not quite! Before you believe the company's big claims, read this full thread!
Below is an index to my fully-referenced thread:
2/ A bit about what FDA cleared really means 3/ Critique of the study that got Qcollar FDA cleared 4/ Summary of problems w/ their other studies 5/ Qcollar's continued pattern of false claims 6/ Their plan to profit from taxpayers
Mar 2 • 4 tweets • 3 min read
I say this NOT from a political standpoint, but from a medical one. #SOTU