People Are Putting Frog Venom Under Their Skin as a Type of Cleanse
The science behind a ritual that aims to purge your body and mind of impurities.
This Ex-Naturopath Is Speaking Out Against Her Former Profession
She was a licensed naturopath in two states, and is now is now one of the fields biggest critics.
The Former Naturopath Who Became a Whistleblower on the Industry
Britt Marie Hermes became disenchanted with naturopathy when she saw profits being valued over patients.
IPAs Are Giving You Man Boobs
Those hops in your favorite IPA are actually wonderful medicine for insomnia and menopause, thanks to their high phytoestrogen content. These same phytoestrogens, however, can also cause a condition known among brewers as Brewer’s Droop.
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A Former Naturopath Told Us How She Sold a Detox Scam
Britt Hermes is a former naturopath who recently blogged about how easy it was to convince people to buy unnecessary detox regimens.
Cows in Switzerland Could Be Given Acupuncture Instead of Antibiotics
Following the World Health Organisation’s warning that the overuse of antibiotics in meat causes antimicrobial resistance in humans, Swiss vets are trialling alternative medicine.
Homeopathic Products Must Disclose That There’s No Scientific Evidence They Work
The Federal Trade Commission recently updated its labeling requirements for the alternative treatments.
Why the Olympics Are an ‘International Festival of Sports Pseudoscience’
Cupping is just one science-free ‘therapy’ on display in Rio.
A Judge Is Forcing These Antivaxxer Parents to Take Their Kids to a Doctor
The Stephans were recently convicted in the death of their son, Ezekiel.
Eating Well Isn't a Mystery
Most anyone that tells you otherwise just wants to make a buck.
We Need to Stop Treating Naturopaths Like They’re Medical Doctors
In the wake of a guilty verdict in the Ezekiel Stephan case, we need to do better.
UPDATE: Parents Who Gave Natural Cures to Dying Toddler Found Guilty
Ezekiel later died of meningitis. A jury is deciding their fate.