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Claim number: 18

Claimant: Comforter's Healing Gift

Claim date: Sept. 13, 2007

Forum in which the claim was made: Informal

Claim methodology: Herbal remedies

Frequency with which the claim is made by this claimant: Frequent

Actual claim: Cures AIDS

Plausibility of this claim: Untested and implausible


Comforter’s Healing Gift, a South African com produces an extract of a plant called sonneblom (not sunflower). According to Freddie Isaacs, the inventor of the treatment and a co-director of the


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