Dangerous Myths

On of the most frustrating things for a scientist is to watch pseudo-scientific myths spread their way through the general population. In the age of social media and misinformation, this is increasingly a problem. What’s especially sad is that this epidemic is claiming the lives of many, for completely preventable reasons. Here is a collection of a few of the most infuriating Dangerous Myths I have come across. If you have any of your own favorites, please get in touch with me and I will be thrilled to feature them in a post!

Dangerous Myths: The Alkaline Diet

Dangerous Myths: Cancer Is A Fungus

Dangerous Myths: Chemicals In Your Food!!