Articles in the syndicated Category

Medicaid will start paying for autism therapies
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 26 July 2014
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Deliberately Misleading ? naturally
By majikthyse
Posted in syndicated on 24 July 2014
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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 you read the first instalment […]

Teaching science with bad science: resources for teachers
By Ben Goldacre
Posted in syndicated on 24 July 2014
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NYC’s Korean Community Launches Autism Hotline
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 24 July 2014
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Is Boyd Haley resurrecting OSR#1 as a chelator?
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 22 July 2014
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No, autism is not caused by lyme disease
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 16 July 2014
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MMS, now trying to scam the Irish
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 15 July 2014
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What is meant by the “accuracy” of screening tests?
By David Colquhoun
Posted in syndicated on 14 July 2014
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The two posts on this blog about the hazards of s=ignificance testing have proved quite popular. See Part 1: the screening problem, and Part 2: Part 2: the false discovery rate. They’ve had over 20,000 hits already (though I still have to find a journal that will print the paper based on them). Yet another […]

Krill ?n? Shills and Bellyaches
By jdc325
Posted in syndicated on 3 July 2014
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There’s the TV adverts for Schiff, the advertorials from Alta Care, the celebrity endorsement by Carol Vorderman (Bioglan). People seem to really want me to buy krill oil pills. Then there’s the Wikipedia article; looking at the history of this article, it’s clear there have been problems for some time with advocates trying to promote krill oil. Here, […]

I am what I am
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 3 July 2014
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What?s Going on with the Advertising Standards Authority?
By majikthyse
Posted in syndicated on 2 July 2014
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Don’t get me wrong, I have enormous respect for the ASA. Above all else, they are seriously annoying the quacks and charlatans, notably “What Doctors Don’t Tell You“, the magazine that makes up silly stories about health, disease, and treatments. But I am wondering whether the ASA is falling victim to the IT-driven tick-box mentality […]

The vaccine-autism notion as a liability
By Sullivan (Matt Carey)
Posted in syndicated on 1 July 2014
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