UPDATE: The Daily Mirror has taken down its article suggesting that Isla Vista killer Elliot Rodger’s consumption of creatine as a sports nutrition supplement may have contributed to his actions following a swift response by the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA). ESSNA’s defence of the substance highlighted its safety record and explained the lack of evidence of any negative side effects to support the claims made in the article, which had cited a ‘close friend’ of the killer as its source.
A leading British newspaper talks sensationalist tosh about Isla Vista killer, Elliot Rodger’s, consumption of creatine as a sport nutrition supplement, says leading food law expert.
The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) has responded swiftly to an article on the website of UK newspaper the Daily Mirror, which suggests that Isla Vista, California, killer Elliot Rodger’s consumption of creatine as a sports supplement may have contributed to his actions.
Chris Whitehouse, Director […]