Archive for July, 2007

The Homeopathy Journal Club

Dr. Ben Goldacre, at Bad Science, has posted a number of recent academic (?) articles from the journal Homeopathy on the subject of the memory ...

Crime Statistics: Regular or Unleaded

On Sunday, 8 July 2007, the Washington Post reports that decreasing crime rates may be the result of lowered lead levels. The theory offered by the ...

The Provenge Decision

The Washington Post article "FDA Delay In Cancer Therapy Is Attacked" reports that researchers Howard Scher and Maha Hussain feared for their safety at the ...

Welcome to Alexipharmacopeia!

Welcome to Alexipharmacopeia, a blog dedicated to public understanding of science and rational decision-making with respect to medicine and public health. Posts on this blog ...