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“Medical Treatment”

Apr 15, 2014 10:20 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A pot-selling machine in Colorado lets users discretely take away bud and a little snack.
Apr 4, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Gunman complained about symptoms relating to post traumatic stress disorder, but experts say combat not always to blame.
Mar 22, 2014 09:36 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Half of Americans endorse at least one medicine-based conspiracy theory. Why?
Jan 2, 2014 10:07 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study finds that real and fake acupuncture are equally effective in treating the side effects of cancer drugs in breast cancer patients, thus symptom relief is due to the placebo effect, not acupuncture. Continue reading →
Nov 15, 2013 10:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Houston cancer doctor is coming under fire for offering patients unproven therapies. Continue reading →
Mar 28, 2013 11:19 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A new study of African-American men strengthens the connection between early-onset balding and prostate cancer. ->
Mar 21, 2013 07:03 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Traditional belief in magic and witchcraft contributes to misconceptions and the spread of HIV in Africa. ->
Feb 22, 2013 03:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study suggests acupuncture helps allergies, but a closer look suggests otherwise. ->
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