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Month: October 2016

Debunking pseudoscience

Eteplirsen and the rise of patient participation in FDA drug approvals.

A long road traveled Let me first preface this article with the admission that the FDA drug approval process is not, or anywhere near perfect.  Also, I do feel conflicted as DMD is a devastating disease with little to no treatment.  I do feel for the children, and their family, who are desperately searching for…
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New Study Shows Chiropractic Is Ineffective For Migraines (Duh)

The search for a credible placebo For far too long the research on chiropractic has had the same issue as research on acupuncture, a reliable placebo.  Without a credible placebo, studies become impossible to double-blind and very difficult to single-blind.  Often times the controls are pain medication or no treatment at all.  Many times the…
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