A Heavy Dose of Ranting: Beliefs over Evidence

Given my background in science, I wanted to start off the blogging with an article detailing a blend of “science” and a new cultural trend… A few days ago, Gwyneth Paltrow’s company, Goop, held a “Wellness Summit” in Vancouver. This isn’t the first summit and likely won’t be the last, but Paltrow’s company has been coming under fire for making ludicrous claims that are dubious at best and a clear example of fear-mongering based profiteering at worst.

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