Navigating Healthcare – Patient Safety and Personal Healthcare Management

Wrapped in Data and Diplomas, It’s Still Snake Oil

Posted in Uncategorized by drnic on November 2, 2010
An excellent review of Dr Ben Goldacre book that’s a must read for anyone concerned with not being deceived by the multitude of snake oil claims in “alternative health”
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Wrapped in Data and Diplomas, It’s Still Snake Oil

“Bad Science” by Ben Goldacre skewers quack health claims and other deliberate deceptions perpetrated in the name of science.
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http://nyti.ms/bNBQwu

Filled with great examples and lots of humour (yes spelt this way In England)

Everything from Health spas and beauty salons gets his data based treatment.
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