#22: GET. YOUR. FLU. SHOT.

Right-click or long-press and download to listen offline, or visit us on iTunes or Google Play. In this episode, we briefly discuss the tragic school shooting that occurred recently in Florida, take a deep dive into flu vaccine myths, and announce our monthly dose of stupid. SHOW NOTES Tragic details come to light about the […]

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#9: This is your brain on football.

Right-click or long-press and save to listen offline. It’s the end of the month, so that means we’re back with news! In this episode we discuss chronic traumatic encephaloptahy in football players, a potential vaccine for type 1 diabetes, and how the U.K. is stickin’ it to “alternative medicine”. And finally, in everybody’s favourite segment, […]

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Being Skeptical Episode 7

Right-click or long-press and download to listen offline. SHOW NOTES Sandy Hook hoaxer sentenced to prison time.   Belgian couple sentenced to prison time after unintentional death of their infant son. Whooping Cough outbreak strikes Southern Alberta after vaccination rates fall.   Jon Oliver speaks out about vaccine safety. Medical marijuana is complicated, and not […]

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Being Skeptical 5 – Can Bill Nye Save the World?

Right-click or long-press and save to listen offline. NEWS ARTICLES FROM THIS EPISODE: University of Saskatchewan professor harassed by anti-GMO group. Woman goes a year without insulin after receiving bioengineered pancreas. Minnesota Somali community suffers Measles outbreak due to mistrust of vaccines. Neurologists discover brain lesions can be responsible for religious fundamentalism. Problems with academic […]

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