Best quackery podcasts we could find (Updated April 2018)
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A Podcast dedicated to dumb arguments and answering the toughest questions you can find on the internet. www.quibblequackery.com
 
A Podcast dedicated to dumb arguments and answering the toughest questions you can find on the internet. www.quibblequackery.com
 
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News, opinion, and the latest on woo and other quackery
 
Want to live more fully? Join Marco Lam, the Founder and Director of the Mandala Clinic of Integrative Medicine, as we discuss everything from traditional healing modalities to the latest in modern medicine. We define immortality as being on top of your world, mentally, physically, and spiritually. This is not just surviving, but thriving with an embodied consciousness. This is an audio tonic for the mind, giving people the knowledge to strengthen themselves in the modern world in the face o ...
 
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Cocaine in your cough drops, tobacco in your toothpaste. Internist Dr. Lydia Kang tells us about mystifying medical practices of yesteryear. Her new book is, “Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything”.Dr. Kang will be speaking on Thursday at the Maryland State Library for the Blind " Physically Handicapped at 415 Park Ave, ...…
 
Dr. Lydia Kang, is a practicing internal medicine physician and author of; QUACKERY: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything.
 
In hour 2 of today's show, Host Mike Claiborne discusses several books, including "Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope with a World of Uncertainty" by Jonathan Murdoch & Rachel Schneider; "Quackery" by Lydia Kang & Nate Pederson; and "Online Danger: How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones from the Evil Ways of the Internet" by Dr. ...…
 
What are the habits of those who do live longer and remain happy and meaningfully productive for longer? What are the signs to watch out for that maybe now is the time to start taking control rather than continue to rely on your body's and mind's good luck? What clues are there that the fad you're reading about is snake-oil quackery?…
 
Americans are inherently a little crazy. But now the crazy is being enabled by politicians in the White House and by the internet. How exactly did it get so bad? Read more at BigThink.com: http://bigthink.com/videos/kurt-andersen-magical-thinking-americas-most-enduring-qualityFollow Big Think here:YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5Facebook: https:// ...…
 
Just One Drop tells the little known story of homeopathy: the most controversial system of medicine ever invented.Homeopathy is a specific form of medicine that uses minute doses of a highly diluted substance that stimulates the body to cure itself. To many, homeopathy seems implausible. They fear it is purely a placebo effect or worse, a form ...…
 
Historian Cameron Kippen chats to Tony McManus about quacks and quackery in Australia ranging from electrified corsets and belts claiming to cure weak backs and kidney disorders, magic potions and magical creams and monkey gland injections.
 
Listen / Subscribe on ITunes YouTube Soundcloud Apps Like Pocketcasts *Many thanks to Portland's STRFKR for providing music breaks: http://strfkr.com/ * This epi is Infamous Quacks - a couple of quacks peddling quack products & quackery: • Anti-Vaccinations - Andrew Wakefield • 2 Products That Led To The Creation of The FDA • "Miraculous" Weigh ...…
 
After a long absence, we're back. Ryan is on the mend from her fight with BookDog and we are all up in some queer books. Books We Discussed: The People are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore: A Story of American Rage by Jared Yates Sexton Shadowhouse Fall by Daniel Jose Older Sugar Detox Me by Summer Rayne Oakes Quackery: A Brief His ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: BackboneSubtitle: The Life and Game-Changing Career of a Spinal NeurosurgeonAuthor: Volker K. H. Sonntag MDNarrator: Don Colasurd Jr.Format: UnabridgedLength: 10 hrs and 43 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 06-20-17Publisher: Beacon AudiobooksGenres: ...…
 
Thanks for reading Historical Blindness, the Odd Past Podcast. If this is the first time you’ve visited the blog, you’ve found it in the midst of a series on the mysterious foundling, Kaspar Hauser. Before continuing to read to this installment, go back to Episode 7, part one, and then check out the Blind Spot on Princess Caraboo of Javasu, whi ...…
 
In the main interview, I talked to Gino Kenny of the People Before Profit party. Gino's Facebook page shared the Facebook group Medical Cannabis Testimonials Ireland & UK, and encouraged people to share supposed 'testimony' of people benefiting from medical marijuana. The page promotes the most manipulative and misleading quackery; most of its ...…
 
In the main interview, I talked to Gino Kenny of the People Before Profit party. Gino's Facebook page shared the Facebook group Medical Cannabis Testimonials Ireland & UK, and encouraged people to share supposed 'testimony' of people benefiting from medical marijuana. The page promotes the most manipulative and misleading quackery; most of its ...…
 
This week we are coming back with our regular segments featuring topics like the 17th European Skeptics Congress, CICAPfest2017, James Randi's appearances in Europe, the BMJ being infiltrated by quackery, the harm in using homeopathy (for encephalitis), the latest in the fight against the anti-vaccination movement in Germany and Italy, Spanish ...…
 
In this episode, we tell you about a ton of the books we learned about at BookExpo last week! Prepare to have your TBR grow completely beyond management. Links: Library Journal Day of Dialog #ljdod17 #BookExpo HarperCollins: The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn (January 2018) The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine […]…
 
Opening quote from "Dr. Strangelove" (Columbia Pictures, 1964) Follow Grant on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SkepticalDDS PRISM Podcast: https://twitter.com/PrismPodcast Grant Ritchey, Jr.'s writings on Science-Based Medicine: https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/auth... Grant Ritchey, Jr. on The League of Nerds podcast: https://www.youtube.com/watc ...…
 
Continuing the odd story of Dr. Brinkley, the man who transplanted goat glands into people. His quackery took him on a journey of radio pioneering, international politics, fame & ruin. Show Notes: The Goat Gland Doctor Pt 1: … The post The Goat Gland Doctor Pt 2 appeared first on Incredible Stories Podcast.…
 
Click here to buy: http://adbl.co/2qXBP7ZMedicine, in the early 1800s, was a brutal business. Operations were performed without anaesthesia while conventional treatment relied on leeches, cupping and toxic potions. The most surgeons could offer by way of pain relief was a large swig of brandy. Into this scene came John Elliotson, the dazzling n ...…
 
The odd story of Dr. Brinkley, the man who transplanted goat glands into people. His rags-to-riches-to-rags story involves medical quackery, radio pioneering & international politics! Show Notes: Baby Goats in PJs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfxUt9UM0nc Music: Fig Leaf Times Two by Kevin … The post The Goat Gland Doctor Pt 1 appeared first ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: The Other Side of ImpossibleAuthor: Susannah MeadowsNarrator: Cassandra CampbellFormat: UnabridgedLength: 10 hrs and 28 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 05-02-17Publisher: Random House AudioRatings: 5 of 5 out of 19 votesGenres: Science & Technology, ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: The MesmeristSubtitle: The Society Doctor Who Held Victorian London SpellboundAuthor: Wendy MooreNarrator: Piers HamptonFormat: UnabridgedLength: 12 hrs and 41 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 04-27-17Publisher: Orion Publishing Group LimitedGenres: S ...…
 
This week, the team see Kasabian live and talk scientific quackery, aristocratic dating and Johnny's residency in Tenerife…Enjoy! Hear Johnny on Radio X every weekday at 4pm across the UK on digital radio, 104.9 FM in London, 97.7 FM in Manchester, on your mobile or via www.radiox.co.uk
 
This week, the team see Kasabian live and talk scientific quackery, aristocratic dating and Johnny's residency in Tenerife…Enjoy!Hear Johnny on Radio X every weekday at 4pm across the UK on digital radio, 104.9 FM in London, 97.7 FM in Manchester, on your mobile or via www.radiox.co.ukBy contactus@radiox.co.uk.
 
Support the show at www.patreon.com/skepticsbrewpubNow for something a little different. Brother Brewer goes undercover to bring you a chiropractic seminar on non-medication treatment of ADHD and by extension autism, because we all know that the two are related… heavy on the sarcasm. Sitting in and then realizing it took 14 times longer to rese ...…
 
There have been some bizarre medical devices and practices over the years. Tune in to hear about some of the strange things called quackery.
 
Guest Rogue: Joshie Berger; What's the Word: Factoid; News Items: Cybersecurity and Neuromorphic Chips, Chiropractic Quackery, ASMR; Special Reports: Animals in the Bible; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction
 
Guest Rogue: Joshie Berger; What's the Word: Factoid; News Items: Cybersecurity and Neuromorphic Chips, Chiropractic Quackery, ASMR; Special Reports: Animals in the Bible; Who's That Noisy; Science or FictionBy info@podcastone.com.
 
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When Atlantic journalist and physician James Hamblin investigated the world of gluten-free products, he found a $23 billion industry of "detox courses," custom blood tests, and specially formulated foods—but no medical evidence that avoiding gluten is good for people who don't have celiac disease. Kiera interviews Hamblin, author of the new boo ...…
 
This week Amanda L. Goodman (@godaisies) gives you a peek into the work of the LITA Persona Task Force, who are charged with defining and developing personas that are to be used in growing membership in the Library and Information Technology Association. We — LibUX — are producing our first ever free webinar this Thursday, February 16th, at 1 p ...…
 
Grant Richie Jr DDS joins the Nerds this week to talk about Dental woo and Quackery, surprisingly like any rich and complex topic dental health has its own brand of woo and false hope peddlers Find Grant here and the formidable prism podcast here Download Podcast Watch Episode on YouTube
 
What is quantum physics? Quantum mechanics 101: Demystifying tough physics in 4 easy lessons (TEDed) Quantum physics for 7 year olds: Dominic Walliman TED talk (YouTube) 6 things everyone should know about quantum physics (Forbes) What is quantum mechanics good for? (Scientific American) What has quantum mechanics ever done for us? (Forbes) Qua ...…
 
What does a scientist do every day? How does one become a scientist? How does science happen? Find out in this weeks episode, kicking off the multi part feature on fake diseases, weird cures, and medical quackery!
 
Reiki has become a part of the mainstream vernacular here in the west over the past twenty years and for someone like me, I could not be happier about it. If you are interested in the practice of healing with hands or the channeling of life force energy to help health or general well-being than reiki is right up your alley. Called quackery or p ...…
 
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