Friday, 22nd AugustPaying the Piper
That guardian of all that’s self-righteous about quackery, the magazine and website What Doctors Don’t Tell You, has its ire well stoked this week. The editors reveal that the famous Clinical Trials Service Unit (CTSU) at Oxford University is funded by the pharmaceutical industry. This apparently is the result of ...
Thursday, 14th AugustDC's Improbable Science
Some more pharmacological history: the legend of the Brocken and the statistics of purity in heart
This post follows directly from "Some pharmacological history: an exam from 1959". In that post, I related how two of my teachers in Leeds, James Dare and George Mogey, had encouraged my interest in statistcs. George Mogey had worked previously at the famous Wellcome Research Labs in Beckenham, Kent. He ...
Wednesday, 13th AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
And yet another vaccinated/unvaccinated comparison study, this time funded by SafeMinds
Tuesday, 12th AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
President Obama signs Autism CARES Act into law
Monday, 11th AugustLetting Off Steam
Are Energy Efficient Boilers Any Good?
I ask because I recently received my energy usage statement from EdF and as a result I’m starting to have my doubts. I had a new boiler installed in April last year as the previous one was pretty much kaput. I had one of the allegedly energy efficient condenser boilers ...
Wednesday, 6th AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
CBS News on Judge Rotenberg Center: Controversy over shocking people with autism, behavioral disorders
Tuesday, 5th AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
A bit of irony from Generation Rescue: still citing Jenny McCarthy as the face of autism recovery
Monday, 4th AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
Arthur Allen: The Fantastic Laboratory of Dr. Weigl: How Two Brave Scientists Battled Typhus and Sabotaged the Nazis
Friday, 1st AugustLeft Brain Right Brain
Why the “Autism Policy Reform Coalition” was wrong
Left Brain Right Brain
Autism CARES Act passes the Senate
Left Brain Right Brain
Tax form for American Citizens for Health Choice
More Canary Party financial documents
Wednesday, 30th July
Natural News on Fluoride Contamination
Mike Adams has stated that he has found heavy metal contamination in the fluoride that is added to water supplies. His stated results are as follows: The results of the six sodium fluoride samples are shown here in parts per billion (ppb) MAX aluminum: 283,218 ppb MAX arsenic: 137 ppb ...
Are congressmen Justin Amash and Rick Nolan being courted by the vaccine/autism community?
The Age of Autism wants people to donate to Congressman Bill Posey…because “money=influence”
No, autism in Scandinavia isn’t rare and “high functioning”
Tuesday, 29th July
Call your senators, ask to bring the Autism CARES ACT to the floor
Monday, 28th July
Locking autistics in a filthy basement room can never be called “the least bad solution”
Saturday, 26th July
Medicaid will start paying for autism therapies
Thursday, 24th July
Recent Autism Gastrointestinal research funded by NIH
Deliberately Misleading ? naturally
I’ve been meaning to post this for far too long, and I have stung myself into it by revisiting a previous post about Dr Jessica Braid (neé Middleton). She operates as The Natural Doctor, from her family’s chiropractic business near Stockport. I can hear the alarm bells already. I suggest ...
Teaching science with bad science: resources for teachers
NYC’s Korean Community Launches Autism Hotline
Wednesday, 23rd July
Press Release: Common gene variants account for most genetic risk for autism
New Study: Most genetic risk for autism resides with common variation
Tuesday, 22nd July
Is Boyd Haley resurrecting OSR#1 as a chelator?
Robert Kennedy, where did you go wrong? And I’m not talking about thimerosal.
Friday, 18th July
Environmental risk factor related research funded by the NIH in 2014
Thursday, 17th July
More of that vaccine/autism research that doesn’t exist
No, the autism prevalence in Denmark did not go down with the removal of thimerosal (again!)
Wednesday, 16th July
No, autism is not caused by lyme disease