Calls for Chemist Warehouse to be sanctioned after AFL promotion

Professor Ken Harvey fears for children who might have had access to vitamins

Chemist Warehouse should be fined $2.3 million for their AFL grand final promotion, which encouraged unnecessary supplement use, says a serial anti-complementary medicine campaigner.

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Professor Ken Harvey is unhappy about the inclusion of a magnesium supplement in the goodies bag attached to CWH-branded cushions.

The cushions were handed out to 100,000 fans at Saturday’s big match. A further 10,000 cushions were provided to audience members of TV’s The Grand Final Footy Show.

In a complaint forwarded to the TGA, AHPRA and the ACCC, the Monash University