Skepchick Quickies 1.3
- Dr. Oz’s miraculous medical advice – Slate article on how Dr. Oz’s advice is often contradictory to what medical science says is best.
- Coffee and the ritual bowel movement – What’s the connection? Caffeine.
- Genes jump from snakes to cows – “Adelaide scientists have published research challenging conventional thinking that DNA in complex organisms is only passed from parent to offspring.” From Jack99.
- Why tetanus vaccination is important – This family made an “informed decision” not to vaccinate but has had their children vaccinated after their 7 year old contracted tetanus from a cut on his foot. From Madfishmonger.