Medicine

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Medical studies are almost always bogus

http://nypost.com/2017/05/06/medical-studies-are-almost-always-bogus/

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Lies, Damned Lies, and Medical Science

Much of what medical researchers conclude in their studies is misleading, exaggerated, or flat-out wrong.  So why are doctors — to a striking extent — still drawing upon misinformation in their everyday practice?  Dr. John Ioannidis has spent his career challenging his peers by exposing their bad science.

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2010/11/lies-damned-lies-and-medical-science/8269/

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Then and Now: The Descent of Ethics in the Medical Field

http://www.lifenews.com/2012/05/16/then-and-now-the-decent-of-ethics-in-the-medical-field/

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Medical Journals and the Global Warming Noble Lie
Consider the contradiction.Warm [climate] is good, warm [climate] is deadly.

http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/11/medical_journals_and_the_global_warming_noble_lie.html

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The deadly world of fake medicine

http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/17/health/living-well/falsified-medicine-bate/index.html

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The Truth Wears Off

Is there something wrong with the scientific method?

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2010/12/13/101213fa_fact_lehrer

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Study Reveals Journal Reviewer Bias

http://www.newsmaxhealth.com/health_stories/Journal_Reviewer_Bias/2010/11/23/363244.html

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Academics ‘Guest Authoring’ Ghostwritten Medical Journal Articles Should Be Charged With Fraud, Legal Experts Argue

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/08/110802180820.htm

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40% of the press releases [regarding British medical and health research in 2014] contained exaggerated advice, 33% contained exaggerated causal claims, and 36% contained exaggerated inference to humans from animal research.

http://www.bmj.com/content/349/bmj.g7015

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Anti-Israel Bias Infects Medical Journals

http://pajamasmedia.com/blog/anti-israel-bias-infects-medical-journals/?print=1

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Conflicts-of-Interest in Drug Studies Sneaking Back Into Medical Journals,                             Say Investigators

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/03/110308172830.htm

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Conflict Over War Deaths: Researchers Attack British Medical Journal Review Process

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/12/091220162115.htm

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Psychology & Psychiatry:

A Call to Arms: The Future of Psychiatry is at Stake

http://www.madinamerica.com/2015/01/call-arms-future-psychiatry-stake/

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Professors Lee Jussim and Jarrett Crawford argue that the “skew towards the political left” in psychology research can distort findings and policy recommendations.

https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=10135

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Pedophilia Now Classified [by APA] as Sexual Orientation

http://www.womenofgrace.com/blog/?p=25249

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In decisions [involv]ing… paper reviews…, many social and personality psychologists admit that they would discriminate against openly conservative colleagues.

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/aug/1/liberal-majority-on-campus-yes-were-biased/

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‘Microaggression’ scholars complain research used to silence speech

http://www.campusreform.org/?ID=7787

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Leading psychiatrists question psychiatry’s diagnostic manual

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2012/11/05/leading-psychiatrists-question-psychiatry-diagnostic-manual/?test=latestnews

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The buzz words in the description — ‘scientific,’ ‘peer-reviewed,’ ’empirical research’— would lead you to believe that the articles in this review aspire to present objective facts.

http://stuartschneiderman.blogspot.com/2012/11/benevolent-sexism.html

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Psychology: Good reasons for mistrusting widely publicized social science research

http://www.thebestschools.org/bestschoolsblog/2013/03/21/psychology-good-reasons-mistrusting-widely-publicized-social-science-research/

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The Mind of a Con Man

https://anotherslownewsday.wordpress.com/scientific-fraud/

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MMR scandal: Was there a cover-up?

http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/shortsharpscience/2011/01/mmr-scandal-first-flawed-now-f.html

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Home-birth Study Investigated

Criticism led journal to re-examine controversial paper that found higher death rate in babies born at home.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=home-birth-study-investigated

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Are stem cell scientists sabotaging rivals’ work?

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn18466-are-stem-cell-scientists-sabotaging-rivals-work.html

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Paper trail: Inside the stem cell wars

“There does seem to be this bias against groups from the rest of the world.”

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20627643.700-paper-trail-inside-the-stem-cell-wars.html?full=true

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Autism:

Retracted autism study an ‘elaborate fraud,’ British journal finds

http://www.cnn.com/2011/HEALTH/01/05/autism.vaccines/index.html?hpt=T1&iref=BN1

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Report linking vaccine to autism ‘an elaborate fraud’

http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/health/medical/autism/2011-01-06-autism06_ST_N.htm#

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2 new books challenge myths, fears about vaccines

http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/health/medical/2011-01-06-vaccinemyths06_ONLINE_ST06_N.htm

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Survey of Dutch doctors finds evidence of widespread research misconduct

http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e2898?etoc=

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British doctor fabricated results of a non-existent experiment, US body finds

http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e2839

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… nobody can say for certain how many studies have been affected by misidentified cell cultures, or how much money has gone down the drain because of them.  We can only guess at it.  Some believe that as much as 20 percent (!) of all published work involving human cells may have used bad cell lines.

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/print/2012/04/oops-wrong-cancer-how-contaminated-cell-lines-produce-bad-research/256246/

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Stem cell scientists reveal ‘unethical’ work pressures

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22129623.400-stem-cell-scientists-reveal-unethical-work-pressures.html#.UzdvGlc5uJM

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Nature Magazine Engages in Stem Cell Research Hypocrisy

http://www.lifenews.com/2013/04/26/nature-magazine-engages-in-stem-cell-research-hypocrisy

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Medical journal to retract paper after concerns organs came from executed prisoners

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/feb/09/medical-journal-to-retract-paper-over-concerns-organs-came-from-executed-prisoners

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WHO Study Used to Justify ObamaCare a Scientific Fraud

http://pajamasmedia.com/blog/who-study-used-to-justify-obamacare-a-scientific-fraud/?print=1

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Doctors call for Dr. Oz to be dismissed from Columbia surgery faculty over                 alleged quack science

http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/doctors-dr-oz-removed-columbia-faculty-article-1.2187815

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Report Finds Government Recommendations Made Peanut Allergies Even Worse

http://thefederalist.com/2017/01/17/report-finds-government-recommendations-spiked-peanut-allergies/

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Soybean Hysteria

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2015/02/soybean_hysteria.html

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The Mess of International Health Care Cost Datasets

http://www.americanthinker.com/2013/11/the_mess_of_international_health_care_cost_datasets.html

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