SKEPTICISM

Screenshot 2022-07-11 135027.jpg

In this "call to action", the authors highlight the profound problem of baseless claims and pseudoscience in the commercial health and wellness industry. The focus is on the downstream clinical implications, the possible effect on sporting performance, and the reputation of exercise science as a discipline. It was published in the journal Sports Medicine in May 2022.

Screenshot 2022-07-11 135108.jpg

ARTICLES

Screenshot 2022-06-26 083349.jpg

When Medicines Go Rogue, Part 2: Oxygen

Skeptical Inquirer

June 2022

Screenshot 2022-06-06 214936.jpg

Why do so many athletes turn to extreme and unproven remedies?

Psyche Magazine

June 2022

Screenshot 2022-06-06 214936.jpg

Ten Health and Wellness "Buzzwords" Every Skeptic Should Know

Skeptical Inquirer

May 2022

Me B 05-06 151948.jpg

When Medicines Go Rogue, Part 1: Methylene Blue

Skeptical Inquirer

Apr 2022

making better 022-05-06 152008.jpg

Using Fear to Sell Fitness: The Health Trends that Are Preying on Our Insecurities

Skeptical Inquirer

Mar 2022

Drips enshot 2022-05-06 152027.jpg

Intravenous Nutrient Drips: An Expensive Solution to A Nonexistent Problem

Skeptical Inquirer

Feb 2022

How to use2022-05-06 152043.jpg

How To Use Critical Thinking to Inform Better Health and Fitness Decisions in 2022

Skeptical Inquirer

Jan 2022

Can you b2022-05-06 152100.jpg

Can You Breathe Your Way to Better Health? The Science and Pseudoscience of ‘Training Your Lungs’

Skeptical Inquirer

Dec 2021

diets.jpg

Diets, Detox, and Other Delusions

Skeptical Inquirer

Nov 2021

cryo 022-05-06 152131.jpg

Cryotherapy: The Cold, Hard Truth

Skeptical Inquirer

Oct 2021

Screenshot 2022-05-04 161832.jpg

Olympic athletes excel at their sports but are susceptible to unproven alternative therapies

The Conversation

Aug 2021

Screenshot 2022-05-04 161806.jpg

Alternative and unusual therapies to treat cycling injuries: Cure or con?

Cycling Weekly

Nov 2017

Screenshot 2022-05-05 155701.jpg

Can you buy your way to a fitter you?

Cycling Weekly

Jun 2016

VIDEOS

Lecture: Pseudoscience in Health and Wellness

Chicago Ethical Humanist Foundation. Nov 2022

Lecture: Science & pseudoscience in sport

Skeptical Inquirer Presents, Sept 2021

Discussion: Skepticism in kinesiology

California State University, Sept 2020

PSA: "The Skeptic's Guide To Sports Science"

Infomercial, May 2020

Lecture: Novel treatments to enhance breathing performance in athletes – facts, fictions, and fads

ISEH Annual Sports Cardio-Respiratory Medicine Conference, May 2022

Lecture: Are we being incentivized to commit research misconduct in exercise science?

STORK Summit, June 2022

PODCASTS

RADIO SPOTS

sirius.png

Wellness Pseudoscience

RNZ National, May 2021

Pseudoscience in Sports Med.

Sirius XM, June 2021