A seriously flawed overview “systematic review “ of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of the effects of mindfulness on health and well-being alerts readers how they need to be skeptical of what they are told about
No, JAMA Internal Medicine, acupuncture should not be considered an option for preventing migraines.
….And no further research is needed. These 3 excellent articles provide some background for my blog, but their titles alone are worth leading with: Acupuncture is astrology practice with needles. Acupuncture: 3000 studies and more
1 billion views! Why we should be concerned about PR campaign for 2 RCTs of psilocybin for cancer patients
According to the website of an advocacy foundation, coverage of two recent clinical trials published in in Journal of Psychopharmacology evaluating psilocybin for distress among cancer patients garnered over 1 billion views in the social
This is the first installment of what will be a series of occasional posts about the UK Mindfulness All Party Parliamentary Group report, Mindful Nation. Mindful Nation is seriously deficient as a document supposedly arguing
A cautionary tale Psychology has a meta-analysis problem. And that’s contributing to its reproducibility problem. Meta-analyses are wallpapering over many research weaknesses, instead of being used to systematically pinpoint them. – Hilda Bastian Meta-analyses