Biotin is a great supplement for hair, skin and nails, however there is a downside to taking this vitamin. Did you know that taking biotin can cause a risk of misdiagnosis of a heart attack, as well as hormone tests for thyroid issues. It seems that taking this vitamin is causing lab results to be skewed. The good news is that if you stop taking the vitamin a few days before the lab work, your results should be normal.

You can read the full story by Mallory Anderson here:

https://www.wilx.com/content/news/Popular-beauty-supplement-can-lead-to-life-threatening-misdiagnoses-503571031.html

In this report, a woman had her hair treated with an  intensive conditioner only to have a toxic reaction that put her in the hospital. That reaction triggered Hashimoto’s disease which has left her bedridden.

You can read Amanda Wilkinson’s story as written by Julia Sidwell here:

https://www.thesun.co.uk/fabulous/7787298/toxic-reaction-hair-conditioner/

Have a great week!

Corri

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