Exploring issues and controversies in the relationship between science and medicine
When a placebo is called 'powerful', what is meant? Nothing.
Ozone therapy sits in the border zone between science and pseudoscience.
The New York Times and Ted Kaptchuk feed into more confusion about placebo effects.
It's not as complicated as you may think.
Studies have found large language model AIs to have impressive medical knowledge, but they are not quite there yet.
Remembering the old days of Madonna, courting, and naloxone use.
If I were King of the Vaccines. Some thoughts on influenza vaccine, hospitalization, death and courage.
Why plausibility must play a central role in scientific medicine.
An update on the strategies and deceptions used by the CAM movement to promote their treatments.
Gene-editing regulations are again in the news. We need to take a thoughtful approach.