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Skeptic News: Faith healers deadly hypocrisy

He was the “spiritual father” of a 15-year-old girl, terminally ill with cancer, who had convinced the girl’s mother to rely on faith instead of medicine to try to heal her.

But when it came to his own cancer and pneumonia, Ariel Ben Sherman was treated in a hospital Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Campaign against ‘witch-hunting’ to be stepped up in Bengal

Three women accused of practising ‘witchcraft’ in West Bengal village killed
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Skeptic News: Narconon of Oklahoma facing further litigation amid recent rehab deaths

Yet another lawsuit has been filed against a Scientology-linked Oklahoma rehabilitation center in the wake of recent deaths at the facility. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Faith Healer Doctor Arrested After Patient Dies

Police arrested a Cambodian outlaw doctor after a young diabetic patient died in her Bangkok clinic. The doctor had stopped her patient from using diabetic pills. She instead used alternative healing methods, claiming to represent Jesus with divine healing power. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Faith healer parents avoid jail

Two parents have avoided jail after admitting they let their son, 16, die in horrible agony because they chose to ‘pray away’ his burst appendix and refused to take him to the hospital. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Faith fails to cure diabetic

Detectives with the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the suspicious death of a diabetic man in the care of faith healers Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Baba Ramdev alleges conspiracy

Yoga guru Ramdev today alleged that a senior Congress leader was hatching conspiracy to link him to the death of a Bharat Swabhiman Manch activist and disappearance of his Guru Shankar Dev. Continue reading

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