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Magazine Corrects Work Published 155 Years Ago

Posted 04.12.2013 | Media

One hundred and fifty-five years after it snubbed Dr. John Snow in his obituary, The Lancet is taking it back. The British medical journal noted t...

Stem Cells Counter Some Forms Of Blindness, Study Shows

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 03.24.2012 | Science

LOS ANGELES — Two legally blind women appeared to gain some vision after receiving an experimental treatment using embryonic stem cells, scienti...

Countries Where Adult Death Rates Are Lowest (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Men around the world take note: if you are looking to live to a ripe old age, you best move to Iceland. According to a new study published last mont...

The Case FOR Homeopathic Medicine: The Historical and Scientific Evidence

Dana Ullman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dana Ullman

Because skeptics of homeopathy today indulge in spreading misinformation about homeopathy, this blog aims to set the record straight, and is packed with references to confirm the veracity of what is asserted.

The Lancet Retraction Changes Nothing

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

I believe that the public lynching and shaming of Dr. Wakefield is unwarranted and overwrought, and that history will ultimately judge who was right about a possible link between vaccination and autism.

Data Bombshell Crushes Congolese Death Reports

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Georgianne Nienaber

A bunker-busting academic data bomb has just been dropped on the long suffering Congolese people after the release of a report by the Human Security Report Project at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver.

Climategate Is a Smokescreen

Devra Davis, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Devra Davis, Ph.D.

Amidst the stolen email hoopla, one thing remains resoundingly clear: the manufactured scandal is part of a decades-long effort by special interests to discredit the work of climate scientists.