Archive for April, 2015

Big data: are we making a big mistake? By Tim Harford

By Tim Harford March 28, 2014 11:38 am Big data is a vague term for a massive phenomenon that has rapidly become an obsession with entrepreneurs, scientists, governments and the media Five years ago, a team of researchers from Google announced a remarkable achievement in one of the world’s top scientific journals, Nature. Without needing […]

Quotation from Sam Harris’ book, WAKING UP: A GUIDE TO SPIRITUALITY WITHOUT RELIGION

Quotation from Sam Harris’ book, WAKING UP: A GUIDE TO SPIRITUALITY WITHOUT RELIGION Michael A. S. Guth, Ph.D., J.D. ►HEOR & Medical Publishing | Epidemiology | SAS Data Analytics | Market Access Strategy | Chronic Disease Prevention◄ Top Contributor “Authors who attempt to build a bridge between science and spirituality tend to make one of […]

Lengthy Article on Natural Ways to Lower LDL Cholesterol

http://www.wellnessresources.com/health/articles/the_five_key_things_you_can_do_to_lower_ldl_cholesterol_healthfully/

Dr. Oz Could Do a Much Better Job of Defending Supplement Use

  Michael A. S. Guth, Ph.D., J.D. Dr. Oz Could Do a Much Better Job of Defending Supplement Use Apr 21, 2015 http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/04/17/1378411/-Prominent-doctors-write-Columbia-University-asking-them-to-cut-ties-with-Dr-Oz Here are the two problems many people (dare I say “people of intelligence”) have with Dr. Oz. First, he does a poor job of defending his supplement recommendations. Saying that he takes […]

Einstein Quote on Persistence

“I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism, have brought me to my ideas.” — Albert Einstein

Medscape’s Erroneous Claims About Cancer Myths

http://jonbarron.org/cancer-alternative-therapies/cam-medscape-cancer-mythbusters#