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Has Dr. Oz become antivaccine? The answer would appear to be yes.
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Meet The Internet Entrepreneur Profiting Off The Anti-Vaxxer Movement
How has Adams achieved this? The answer goes back nearly two decades ... Adams further amplified his media attention when he appeared on the Dr. Oz Show this past May, where he was fêted before a nati... read more
The SciBabe is Neither Scientist Nor Babe: She’s Bullshit
According to Vani, her mission is: “To empower individuals to take back control of their health and become their own food investigator.” Given some of the well documented, nefarious things the food in... read more
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The "Food Babe" Blogger Is Full of Shit
Slap the catchy moniker "Food Babe" on top, throw in a couple of trend stories and some appearances on the Dr. Oz show, and we have the new organic ... she currently runs Science Babe full time. Her s... read more
A bogus study of chocolate and diets -- and the media that swallowed it whole
If it's chocolate you crave, then the answer seems to be: yes. That is the surprising conclusion of a ... one need only look at the history of the Dr. Oz show to know that. Did Bohannon prove that "jo... read more
Katie Couric on the HPV vaccine: Antivaccine or irresponsible journalist? You be the judge!
Besides being wrong, it’s a quote so full of burning stupid—yes, I’m calling Harper out on that—that I change my mind. Harper has become ... turd of antivaccine pseudoscience on national TV. Maybe she ... read more
How to Engage with Popular Messengers who Exploit Fears?
The opening to an NPR profile on Hari is another hint: In an age when consumers have become increasingly suspicious of ... flawed messenger of health concerns, such as a Dr. Oz or a Vani Hari, who has ... read more
Amazon Wants to Rule the Prescription Drug World
Yes, the Seattle-based online superstore has a market ... Amazon’s great drug-selling plan already has at least one influential stan in Mehmet Oz. Dr. Oz, the heart surgeon, TV host and shameless prom... read more
Don’t Believe Everything You Read On The Internet (And 6 Ways To Be More Skeptical)
KFC has not asked for their money back; kudos to them. The internet is awfully gullible. Poor Dr Oz was called in front of Congress ... the Central Park Jogger case in New York City. The anti-vaccine ... read more
Dr Google probably isn’t the worst place to get your health advice
(The answer to both these questions is no.) It used to be that a medical degree was a pretty good measure of reliability, until the likes of TV doctor Mehmet Oz and Dr Andrew Wakefield ... rise of pre... read more
Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything? This Researcher Thinks So.
Celebrity culture has a huge impact on our food culture. I’m interested in the gender element here, because all of these celebrity spokespeople are women. And even the ones who are men, the “doctors” ... read more
The Robert Kennedy Jr. Anti-Vaccine Tour
Yes, Robert Kennedy Jr. has made headlines again for ... peddlers of pseudoscience comes up again and again in the newsroom. With every Food Babe, Dr. Oz, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., and Jenny McCarthy, we ... read more