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Fake Science, Fake Religion or Fake What?

I am a HUGE fan of Dr. David Healy.  He is an internationally respected psychiatrist, psychopharmacologist, scientist, and author. He has authored more than 200 peer-reviewed articles, 200 other pieces, and 20 books, including The Antidepressant Era and The Creation of Psychopharmacology from Harvard University Press, The Psychopharmacologists Volumes 1-3 and Let Them Eat Prozac from New York …Read More

Shingrix – The New Shingles Vaccine

Herpes zoster (shingles) is a viral infection caused by the varicella zoster virus (VZV). Primary VZV manifests itself as chickenpox. After chickenpox resolves, lifetime immunity develops. But the latent virus remains dormant in the dorsal root ganglia, which can later manifest itself as shingles. About 90% of adults in the U.S. carry VZV and are …Read More

Cochrane vs. Gøtzsche

On September 14, 2018, the prestigious Cochrane Collaboration announced that it had expelled Dr. Peter Gøtzsche, director of Cochrane’s Nordic Center and a member of the governing board. In protest, four other elected members of the board resigned, and subsequent to this, the board asked two appointed members to step down in order to maintain …Read More

Homeopathy – What is it, anyway?

Do you want to learn more about this “Homeopathy” thing? You’ve likely heard about this “thing” called Homeopathy.  Some people swear by it.  Some people spit at it.  Some people say it’s a vigorous and effective system of healing.  Some people say it’s fraudulent pseudo-science and that you’re endangering yourself and others by using it. …Read More

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