Archive | January, 2011

Consumers in Cardiff stage homeopathic ‘overdose’

Consumer rights activists across Cardiff have today announced their intention to take a mass homeopathic ‘overdose’ next month, as part of a major global protest against the alternative remedies. Protesters in Cardiff will swallow entire bottles of homeopathic pills on February 5th 2011, in a bid to raise public awareness of the fact that homeopathic […]

Cardiff Skeptics Homeopathy Event

Due to being the one to suggest it, and Dean and Alice being away on the weekend planned, I am organising a Cardiff Skeptics homeopathy event! Huzzah! If it all goes wrong though, blame them though for letting a kid run the show 😉 Honestly though, I’m planning for the event to go down on […]

MMS Seminars

I’ve received a heads up from Jim’s newsletter that he will be holding another seminar on MMS very soon. Marianne and I have discussed his seminars on Super-Duper Woo-Fighting Duo (with capes!) before   Basically, to sum them up though, Jim is in the Dominican Republic. This has been verified a number of times including […]

Biology modules

So, I did two of my biology exams today. B1 exam was fantastic. It even had a question about a drug trial comparing simvastatin, pravastatin and placebo. As I read through it though, I noticed one possible flaw in the study – it was only single blind. Also, a flaw in the question – it […]