Mask Mandates Linked to Increased COVID Death Rates

Fiona Lashells is an 8-year-old second grader who lives in Florida. She made the local1 and national news2 when...

more info

Google Engineer Claims AI Computer Has Become Sentient

According to Google engineer Blake Lemoine, a Google artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot application called...

more info

What Really Caused the Obesity Epidemic?

This article was previously published September 20, 2015, and has been updated with new information. Most people...

more info

Green Tea Linked to Decreased Risk for Dementia

This article was previously published April 23, 2015, and has been updated with new information. Aside from...

more info

The Lies Behind Lab-Cultured Fake Meat

As reported by Organic Insider,1 the GMO industry — which is funded, propped up and defended by the tech and...

more info

Millions Face New Fluoridation Threats

The published science over the past decade has taught us a lot about water fluoridation, about both the very real...

more info

The Science Is Screaming: Don’t Make This Trendy Mistake

This article was previously published November 11, 2011, and has been updated with new information. The science...

more info

The Psychology of Totalitarianism

Professor Mattias Desmet, a Belgian psychologist with a master’s degree in statistics, gained worldwide...

more info

The Latest Tragedy: Sudden Adult Death Syndrome

In recent weeks, media outlets around the world have started highlighting a medical phenomenon called “sudden...

more info

Ergothioneine: The Mushroom’s Stealth Ingredient

Mushrooms have been used in traditional medicine for decades. But it wasn’t until 1970 that mushrooms were...

more info

Wild Alaskan Salmon Is a Powerhouse of Nutrition

This article was previously published April 15, 2013, and has been updated with new information. A slew of media...

more info

One in Three People Has This Eye Parasite

Toxoplasma gondii is a parasite and responsible for the infection toxoplasmosis. A study1 published in May 2022...

more info

Tribute to One of Our Top Commenters

It’s with a heavy heart that I’m sharing the passing of Stanley Becker, one of our top commenters and a...

more info

Are Medical Mistakes the Leading Cause of Death in the US?

In July of 2000 I was still receiving a print subscription to JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association)...

more info

Is Your Olive Oil Fake?

This article was previously published December 17, 2016, and has been updated with new information. Consumption...

more info

Do Psychiatric Meds and War Games Lead to Mass Shootings?

While many have bought into the simplistic idea that availability of firearms is the cause of mass shootings, a...

more info

Artificial Sweetener ‘Fad’ Additives: Worse Than Sugar?

This article was previously published February 26, 2019, and has been updated with new information. According to...

more info

The Vaccine Stockpile Is Headed to the Dump

The U.K. stockpiled 650 million doses of COVID-19 injections during the pandemic. Only 142 million have been...

more info