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There’s been a lot of hilarity recently at the expense of the poor Food Babe. Yes, she is foolish; yes, the extent of her folly is dangerous. 217 more words

Recycling Other People's Old Pants

"Naturopathic Doctors Don't Eat Gluten"

Busting the 7 most common myths about NDs

MYTH #1: NDs are glorified witch doctors Yeah, not really:

In order to be considered for entry into a Naturopathic Medical program* one must have: 944 more words


Quick! Call back that positive culture!

You are working the morning shift in the ED, and are then asked to take a “critical lab value” on a patient who was discharged yesterday.  453 more words

Improving Outcomes

The Truth About Biotin

Who doesn’t love the idea of popping a pill to give us gorgeous skin or hair? Sadly, just like there’s no magic popper for any of the above, biotin is not the answer for Rapunzel-like tresses in record-speed time. 483 more words


The Modern Myth of Eostre (or: no, the Christians didn't nick it from the Pagans)

Over on Patheos there’s a wonderful interview with an old friend of mine, Adrian Bott – better known online as Cavalorn. Cavalorn is a children’s author (responsible for, amongst other things, the… 475 more words


Link of the day: the perils of greenwashing and idiocracy

Read the full piece at Back From Nature. A lesson in scepticism. Think, learn, research, think again, question everything. But maintain balance and common sense. 167 more words

Recycling Other People's Old Pants