April 24, 2020 / 8:41 PM / a month ago

IN BRIEF: Dallas company agrees to stop touting 'ozone therapy' as COVID-19 remedy

A Dallas office that promotes “ozone therapy” has agreed to stop offering it as a means to prevent or cure COVID-19, under a settlement with the federal government.

The U.S. Department of Justice had filed a civil lawsuit on Wednesday accusing Purity Health and Wellness Centers and its owner of exploiting the coronavirus pandemic by making false claims about its ozone therapy on Instagram, to further a “predatory” wire fraud scheme.

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