New research shows the importance of carefully separating real therapeutic effects from psychological placebos.
Hyped claims for a cure for all cancers are inherently unbelievable. So don't believe them.
The World Health Organization recognizes that vaccine-hesitancy is a top threat to the public health. Now what are they going to do about it?
Frequency Specific Microcurrents is a dubious energy medicine treatment in the tradition of Albert Abrams.
The new data are in – cancer deaths continue to decline at a steady rate.
Fringe professions like chiropractic and naturopaths are not adequately regulated. This needs to be fixed.
A look back at SBM in 2018 and the future of SBM.
A Russian company is marketing "release active drugs" as a new medical technology, but it is just bogus homeopathy dressed up with new jargon.
Anti-vaccine Italian government fires its entire Health Council. This is unfortunately part of a bigger trend against expertise and reality-based policy.
A Chinese scientist announces first gene-edited babies, setting off a discussion of the science and ethics of using CRISPR on humans.