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Interview with Dr Ben Goldacre

Posted 22 July 2015

Although we are against all forms of health product fraud, including CAMS and ‘orthodox medicine’, CAMCheck focuses its resources on the former. Dr Ben Goldacre has focused a great deal of attention on the latter with publication of his book, Bad Pharma: How drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients. Statisticsviews.com has posted an interview with Ben Goldacre.

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The dangers of cherry-picking evidence

Posted 28 September 2011

" A deliberately incomplete view of the literature, as I hope I've explained, isn't a neutral or marginal failure. It is exactly as bad as a deliberately flawed experiment, and to present it to readers without warning is bizarre." 

An excellent article by Dr Ben Goldacre and published in the Guardian.

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Vitamin pills can lead you to take health risks

Posted 29 August 2011

A very interesting article by Dr Ben Goldacre, published in The Guardian.

“Trials show that people who think they’ve done something healthy, even if they haven’t, smoke more and believe they are invulnerable to diseases”

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/a ug/26/bad-science-vitamin-pills-lead-you-to-take-risks

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