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"Homeopathy Has No Basis in Science" in Scientific American's Special Collector's Edition: The Science Behind the Debates. Winter 2017/18, O,20-21


"My Journey Into Skepticism," The Human Prospect 6:3, p. 17-19, Autumn 2017 


I was extensively quoted in this article:  


The Doctor Joe radio show, March 5, 2017. Interview about Aristolochia.


Can Do Better, The Skeptic, 36:3, Sep 2016, p. 26-7


How to make an imaginary treatment look like a real one, Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies, Jun 2016


Complementary and alternative medicine for pre-operative anxiety, Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies, Jun 2016 


An Interview with Dr. Harriet Hall, M.D., In-Sight journal, Nov 15, 2016 


"Politics, Science, and Health" EuroMind  Oct 31, 2016, 


"Homeopathy Has No Basis in Science" Scientific American, 315:5,  November 2016, p.50-51



"Religion Is Hazardous to Children's Health," The Human Prospect: A Neohumanist Perspective, Vol. 5, No. 2, p. 46-54. 
I am a co-author of the textbook "Consumer Health: A Guide to Intelligent Decisions"  
I have a chapter "Christianity Can Be Hazardous to Your Health" in the book Christianity Is Not Great, edited by John Loftus. Prometheus Books, 2014. 

 44 arguments infondes contre la medicine scientifique, Sciences et pseudo-science, No. 311, Jan. 2015.


The Bitter Pill column in Australasian Science:

Dec 2014: Everything You've Heard about Acupuncture Is Wrong

Jan 2015: Evidence for Acupuncture: What Do Scientific Studies Show? 


Chiropractic Adjustments Can Cause Strokes, chapter in Perspectives on Diseases and Disorders: Stroke, Gale, ed. Arthur Gillard, Greenhaven Press 2012, p. 74-80.


CAM for cancer: preying on desperate people? Progress in Palliative Care 2012; 20(5) 295-9  


"Effectiveness of Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Osteoarthritis", American Family Physician 2012 Dec 1; 86(11)994-8


"Acupuncture's Claims Punctured: Not Proven Effective for Pain, Not Harmless" Pain.2011 Apr; 152(4): 711-12


"More Evidence of Green Tea's Effectiveness is Needed" American Family Physician 2010 July 1: 82(1):17

"Setting the Record Straight about Science and Longevity", Skeptical Briefs, 21:1, Spring 2011, p. 4-5.


An article I wrote appears as a chapter in this book in the Opposing Viewpoints Series: The Aging Population, ed. Katherine Swarts


"Colon Cleansing" interview on Curiosity Aroused 


"Science-Based Medicine" Interview on For Good Reason.

Video of Anti-Anti-Vax panel presentation at The Amazing Meeting 7, Las Vegas, July 2009

Presentation to Skeptic's Toolbox Aug 7, 2009.  Tooth Fairy Science and Other Pitfalls: Applying Rigorous Science to Messy Medicine

Interview on The Reality Check podcast # 49

D.D. Palmer Chastises SkepDoc from Beyond the Grave

Interview on Skepticality podcast. 10 June 2008.

Two of my articles from Skeptical Inquirer are included in the book Science Under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing Pseudoscience, ed. by Kendrick Frazier, Amherst: Prometheus, 2009.

Cholesterol Clarifications. Skeptical Briefs, Vol. 18, No. 2, June 2008. p. 1-2.

El oxígeno es bueno... aun cuando no está. 
Pensar. Vol. 1, No. 2. Apr-Jun 2004. p. 16-18.

Coffee Enemas: A Latte Nonsense

Frequent contributions to the James Randi Educational Foundation "Swift" at



Puncturing the Acupuncture Myth - eSkeptic, Oct 8, 2008.


Bioidentical Hormones - eSkeptic, Aug 15, 2007


My article "Power Balance Products: A Skeptical Look" is included in the book Pseudoscience and Deception: The Smoke and Mirrors of Paranormal Claims edited by Bryan Farha, University Press of America, 2014.