Severe ME Day of Understanding and Remembrance: Aug. 8, 2017
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No publication without confirmation

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Barry53, Feb 22, 2017.

  1. Barry53

    Barry53 Senior Member

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    Although not about ME/CFS, its subject matter nonetheless seems pertinent, given current concerns. Although this is about animal studies, it is still addressing issues with competing pressures regarding publishing results versus quality of results.

    http://www.nature.com/news/no-publication-without-confirmation-1.21509

    Although when I read "with the rigour of clinical trials", I am not so confident. Thought it might be grist for comment though.
     
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  2. Skippa

    Skippa Anti-BS

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    The more I see/read/hear one thing is apparent...

    *something's gotta change*
     
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  3. arewenearlythereyet

    arewenearlythereyet Senior Member

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    Overhyped science reporting has always been a bit of a mine field, but today's trend of fake news seems to be creeping into everywhere. The nutritional claims on some so called superfoods and the rise of pseudoscience in food allergies are just 2 examples of really poor undisciplined science reporting that have somehow become fact.
     
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