A New Science Forum

November 25, 2019 at 11:41 pm (Activism, Alternative Medicine, Anti-Vaccination, Bad Science, Evidence, Good Science, Homeopathy, Vaccines) (, , , , , , , )

Excitingly, a new science forum Scrutable is here.

There’s a SCEINCE forum (officially known as the Nerd Lab) for discussion of, well, science – click here for breathless discussions of the latest research or to share your horror at the latest pronouncements from anti-vaccine commentators.

Science, Skeptic, Forum, Bulletin Board, PHPBB

 

 

 

 

 

 

There’s a second serious forum for Heavy Shit (AKA Weighty Matters) which contains serious topics for serious people. Click here if you’re seriously interested in such serious discussions. Srsly.

Discussion Forum, Politics, Environment, News, Business

 

 

 

 

 

 

You are also permitted to have fun, but only in the designated zones. No puns.

Oh, and one last thing: you might want to read the rules and abide by them.

Internet Forum, Bulletin Board, Moderators, Forum Mods

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The Breakspear Hospital and Jean Monro v the ASA and the GMC

May 16, 2012 at 12:20 pm (Activism) (, , , , , , , , , , , , )

In October 2011, I wrote that the Breakspear hospital was offering chelation therapy for coronary and cerebrovascular disease, CFS, autism, and for “preventative medicine” and “anti-ageing”. The page on chelation that I linked to now redirects to a page on treatments that does not mention chelation. Read the rest of this entry »

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Principle Healthcare and the ASA

September 28, 2011 at 1:01 am (Activism, Principle Healthcare, Supplements) (, , , , , )

Principle Healthcare, who removed claims from their website shortly after I contacted the MHRA in 2009, also made some claims on their website for products that did not come under the jurisdiction of the MHRA. So, with their remit extended to cover marketer’s own websites, I thought I’d try the ASA… Read the rest of this entry »

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Rodial and the ASA

March 14, 2011 at 8:39 pm (Activism, Supplements) (, , , , , , , , , )

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You may remember the name Rodial from the legal action they took against Dr Dalia Nield for comments made regarding their boob job cream. I took a look at some of the claims they make on their website… Read the rest of this entry »

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