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“Celebrities have had an out-of-proportion impact on the public’s understanding of vaccine risk. I don’t want to overplay it; most people vaccinate. It’s not like hordes of people are listening to Jenny McCarthy and saying, ‘Forget the American Association of Pediatrics, I’m going with the former Playboy Bunny.'” 86 more words


Entry 495: Heads or Tales?

In July of 2013, I introduced my readers to one Dr. Sergio Canavero, an Italian surgeon who claimed that it was theoretically possible to transplant a human head. 685 more words

Medical Ethicist Calls Alleged Planned Parenthood Practice "Clearly Unethical"

Arthur Caplan, director of medical ethics at New York University Langone Medical Center, said that a practice that a Planned Parenthood official describes in the stealth video released this week is “clearly unethical,” the… 438 more words