Research Bias: What to Look for When Reading Health Articles

Research Bias: What to Look for When Reading Health Articles

Most health research publications may seem like legitimate science; filled with experiment design descriptions, esoteric terms and a statistic here and there. However, with the recent retraction of the paper on weight loss and green coffee bean – a product that Dr. Oz touted on his show – there is a haze of skepticism and […]

Mehmet Oz Green Coffee Bean Diet Paper Was a Sham, Researchers Admitted

Mehmet Oz Green Coffee Bean Diet Paper Was a Sham, Researchers Admitted

Dr. Mehmet Oz and his special weight-loss miracle are back in the media’s spotlight again. The diet research paper on the famous green coffee bean that Dr. Mehmet Oz touted on his show was recently retracted by the researchers who admitted that it was a sham. According to Retractwatch.com, a blog that keeps track and […]

San Diego Pain Summit Bringing Bright Minds of Pain Science Together

San Diego Pain Summit Bringing Bright Minds of Pain Science Together

Nearly 100 years ago, San Diego made its mark in history with its Panama-California Exposition between 1915 to 1917, a celebration of the opening of the Panama Canal in which San Diego was its first U.S. port of call for ships traveling north through the canal.  On February 20, 2015, San Diego may experience another […]