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Bad Science by Ben Goldacre
Bad Science by Ben Goldacre
3.0 out of 5 stars Partly interesting, 14 Aug 2011
The strong side of this book is the way it discusses the "PLACEBO EFFECT" and who it describes the media hype surrounding vaccine and multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). That is the really interesting part of the book. But to understand the book completely you would have to be living in England, since there are many references to TV shows and media in England, and for a person like me living outside of UK, this is not so interesting, and at times boring. The author also seem to have a grudge against certain people and these chapters lack the clam analytical approach that one would expect from a scientist.

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