Sisyphus Speaks 368: Corrigendum. The Week in Review. 03/26/2017

Death from naturopathy. Cows and soldiers have a similar problem. Pseudo-medicines never die. Chiropractic complications. And more. Read More…

Sisyphus Speaks 368: Asthma and Acupuncture. Why Even Bother?

The lack of a significant difference between the sham and real acupuncture treatments also prevented us from deducing the effectiveness of real acupuncture.
Really. Why did they even bother?
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Sisyphus Speaks 367: Corrigendum. The Week in Review for 03/19/2017

What happened this week? Measles returns to kill. Stem cell injections blind. Lousy acupuncture studies. Fire hot. Skinny jeans are not a reason to see a chiropractor. Lesbian tendencies do not respond to homeopathy. And more. Read More…

Sisyphus Speaks 366: Bending Sceince-This will not end well

I tend to see some issues through the lens of of how it will play in the world of pseudo-medicines. So when I saw "Bending the Rules of Science Can Save Lives, Says Fauci" over at Medscape (where I am a paid blogger) I cringed.
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Sisyphus Speaks 365: Corrigendum. The Week in Review for 03/12/2017

Waiting for a vaccine-preventable infection. More lousy acupuncture studies. Medical students interested in homeopathy are not as strong at science. Water wet. TCPM consuming donkeys. What the FDA does, and doesn’t do, for now.
https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/corrigendum-the-week-in-review-for-03122017/
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