Archive for ‘skepticism’

January 1, 2017

7 bad science and health ideas that should die with 2016 – Vox

Source: 7 bad science and health ideas that should die with 2016 – Vox

January 1, 2017

Fake treatments for real diseases: A review of allergy and asthma advertisements by naturopaths, chiropractors, homeopaths and acupuncturists – Science-Based Medicine

A majority of Canadian chiropractic, naturopathic, homeopathic and acupuncture clinics claim that they can diagnose or treat allergies, sensitivities and asthma.

Source: Fake treatments for real diseases: A review of allergy and asthma advertisements by naturopaths, chiropractors, homeopaths and acupuncturists – Science-Based Medicine

December 12, 2016

BookTalk.org – Top 10 Atheism Books

Source: BookTalk.org – Top 10 Atheism Books

December 12, 2016

Progressive Picks

As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a Progressive Pick every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful.

Source: Progressive Picks

December 4, 2016

Homeopathic teething, ear products recalled due to belladonna – CNN.com

Source: Homeopathic teething, ear products recalled due to belladonna – CNN.com

Homeopathy kills.

November 7, 2016

What Politics Needs is a Healthy Dose of Reason | Atheist Revolution

Source: What Politics Needs is a Healthy Dose of Reason | Atheist Revolution

September 7, 2016

The World Health Organization promotes traditional medicine without knowing whether it’s safe.

Source: The World Health Organization promotes traditional medicine without knowing whether it’s safe.

January 24, 2016

A Dragon, a Teapot, and a Spaghetti Monster

Not long ago, but when the world was still quite young, a pretty girl named Atok lived in an earthen shelter with her family. Day after day, she would get out of bed, eat, help her mother clean, cook, and take care of her brothers and sisters and then go back to bed when the sun went down.

Source: A Dragon, a Teapot, and a Spaghetti Monster

January 15, 2016

Jesus Never Existed Says New Report That Finds No Mention Of Christ In 126 Historical Texts

Jesus was a made-up character says a new study of 126 tests written around the time Jesus supposedly lived, but include no mention of a historical Christ.

Source: Jesus Never Existed Says New Report That Finds No Mention Of Christ In 126 Historical Texts

December 22, 2015

Did the 1914 Christmas Truce Really Happen?

Source: Did the 1914 Christmas Truce Really Happen?