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Alt Med: Big Pharma in microcosm?

Is the imagined world of the Big Pharma conspiracy, or indeed the reality of the more dubious aspects pharmaceutical industry, all that different from the world of alternative medicine?

Does alternative medicine hold up a black mirror to Big Pharma? Continue reading

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The Incurable Gonz Blinko: Americans and Guns

Back in March of 2012, I wrote a mostly satirical item for this blog called “Making Ourselves at Home” in which I state, with a false sense of pride, that we Americans invented spree killing and that it remains one of our national pastimes.

In the nine months since that article was published, America has experienced spree killings at a rally for a member of Congress, at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, a shopping mall in Oregon and, most recently, the horrific school shooting in Newtowne, Connecticut.
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What ARE we frightened of David?

David Tredinnick recently gave an interview to Research Fortnight Today in which he sets out his support for alternative and complementary medicine and his intent to lobby for them on the Science and Technology committee at Westminster.

He also suggested that the attacks he receives for supporting nonsense are not because he is supporting nonsense but because scientists with “vested interests” are afraid of what he has to say. Continue reading

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Burzynski: What kind of audit is it anyway?

It can be frustrating knowing that something is happening but not knowing exactly what it is or what it means. For critics of the Burzynski clinic knowing he is under audit but not knowing the details has been one of those frustrations.

Maybe this blog will help ease some of that frustration. Continue reading

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We're back!

It’s been a while hasn’t it? But we have returned! Continue reading

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Burzynski vindicated?

Have all of the critics and Skeptics been caught with their pants down? Is all this controversy over ANPs really just down to a lack of research? Continue reading

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Latest Burzynksi attempt at legal chill

Those Buzynski supporters are at it again! Attempting to silence criticism of the good doctor with quasi-legal threats. This times to a Skeptical Bloggers employers. Continue reading

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