Periodical Sources

AARP The Magazine
ABC Cleveland
ABC News Blogs
American Cancer Society Journals
American Council on Science and Health
American Heart Association Newsroom
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
American Journal of Medicine
American Journal of Transplantation 
American Medical Association Journal of Ethics
American Psychological Association Newsletter
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Annals of Internal Medicine
Aperture Video Channel
The Atlantic
Autism Science Foundation

The Balance
BBC NewsNight
Behavioral Scientist
Berkeley Wellness
Better Business Bureau Blog
Beverage Dynamics
Biology Fortified
Bloomberg Markets
Bloomburg Businessweek 
Boston Globe
Boston Magazine
Brainy Dose 
British Broadcasting Corporation Online
The British Medical Journal
British Journal of Sports Medicine
Broadway World
Business Insider
CBS Chicago
CBS Los Angeles
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Updates
Center For Infectious Disease Research and Policy
Center For Inquiry 
Chemistry World
Chicago Tribune
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 
Chow Hound
Christian Apologetics & Research Ministry
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Clean Eating
Cleveland Clinic Health Library
Cleveland Clinic Men's Health Advisor
CNBC Online
Columbia Journalism Review
Commentary Magazine 
Consumer Reports
Consumers Reports on Health
Consumer’s Reports Electronics Buying Guide
The Conversation
Cook’s Illustrated
Credit Donkey
Critical Reviews in Toxicology
The Cut

The Daily Beast
Daily Mail UK
Decision Making Confidence Blog
Diabetic Living
Discover Magazine
Divided We Fall
Doubtful News

Eating Well
The Economist
Effective Clinical Practice
Environmental Protection Agency Website 
European Molecular Biology Organization
Every Town Research
Exercise and Sport Science Reviews (The American College of Sports Medicine)
Federal Trade Commission Online
Fine Cooking
The Flip Side
Food & Drug Administration Online
Food Safety News
Food Science Institute 

Genetic Literacy Project
Genome Medicine
Good Housekeeping 
Good Medicine
Greater Good (Berkeley)
Ground News
The Guardian

Harper's Magazine
Harvard Business Review
Harvard Health Newsletter
Harvard Public Health
Health News Review
High Existence 
The Huffington Post

IFL Science
Inc Magazine
Innovations in Pharmacy
Inter Homeopathy
Insurance Journal
International Society for Autism Research
International Journal of Health Sciences
Iris Cantor Women’s Health Advisor

James Randi Educational Foundation
JAMA Cardiology 
JAMA Network
John Hopkins Medicine Online
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 
Journal of the American Medical Association
Journal of Clinical Oncology
Journal of General Internal Medicine
Journal of Neuroscience
Journal of Psychiatric Research
Journal of Pediatrics
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine

Kaiser Health News 
Kentucky Council Against Health Fraud 
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
The Kitchen
Kite & Key Media
Knowable Magazine 
Knowledge @ Wharton

Labdoor Magazine
Literary Hub 
Live Science
The Logic of Science
Los Angeles Times

Maximum PC
Mayo Clinic Online
McGill Office for Science and Society
Media Matters
Men’s Health
Mental Floss
Mind Journal
MIT Technology Review
Montreal Gazette
Mother Jones
Money Marshmallow
My Food Data

National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Cancer Institute Online
National Center for Biotechnology Information
National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health 
National Geographic 
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
The National Post
National Public Radio Online
National Review
The Nation 
NBC News Online
The New England Journal of Medicine
The New Republic
New Scientist
New York City Annual Firearms Discharge Reports
New York magazine
The New York Post
The New York Times
The New York Times Magazine
The New Yorker
The Niche (Knoepfler Stem Cell Blog)
Nonlinear Dogs
Nutrition Action Healthletter
Nutrition Action Newsletter

One News Now
Open Mind
Outdoor Life
Oxford Journals

Pain Science
Parents Magazine
Parenting Science
PBS Online
PC Magazine
Physician's Committee for Responsible Medicine
Popular Mechanics
Popular Science
Psychology Today
PubMed Journals


Rational Wiki
Real Clear Politics
Real Simple
Research Gate
Respectful Insolence
Retraction Watch
Reuter's News
Runner's World

60 Minutes Australia
Sage Journals
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Science Daily
Science Based Medicine
Science Based Pharmacy
Science Direct Database
Science Insider Videos
Scientific American
Scientific American Mind
Seattle Times
Skeptical Cardiologist
Skeptical Inquirer
Skeptical Raptor
Skeptics Dictionary
Skills You Need
Sky News
Smithsonian Magazine
The Spectator
Springer Science Journals
SSRN Journal
Stanford Report

TED - Ed
TED Radio Hour
TED Talks 
This Old House
Today's Dietician
Topics in Integrative Health Care 
Travel & Leisure
Trends in Plant Science
Truth In Advertising
Tuft’s University Health & Nutrition Letter

University of Arizona News
US National Library of Medicine 
USA Today
U.S. Food & Drug Administration Updates
US World & News Report

Vanity Fair
The Verge
Very Well Mind
Vice Videos
Visual Capitalist 

W5 (CTV)
Wall Street Journal
The Walrus
Washington Post
Wiley Online Library
Wired Magazine
Wired Videos
Women's Running
World Health Organization Updates
Worldwide Cancer Research


Books Cited

Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Quack Quack: The Threat of Pseudoscience, ECW Press 2022  

Maria Konnikova, “Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes”, Penguin, 2013  

James Patterson & Matt Eversmann, Walk The Blue Line, Little, Brown and Company, 2023

Michael Shermer, Conspiracy: Why The Rational Believe The Irrational, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2022

Starry Messenger: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilization by Neil deGrasse Tyson   Henry Holt & Company 2022

Dr. Seema Yasmin, "Viral BS: Medical Myths and Why We Fall for Them", Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021 

Dr. Debra Soh, "The End of Gender: Debunking the Myths About Sex and Identity in Our Society", Threshold Editions, an imprint of Simon and Shuster, 2020 

Cathy O'Neal, The Shame Machine: Who Profits in the New Age of Humiliation, Crown, 2022

David Robert Grimes, Good Thinking: Why Flawed Logic Puts Us All At Risk And How Critical Thinking Can Save The World, The Experiment, 2021 

Douglas Murray, The War On The West, Broadside Books, 2022 

Mia Bloom and Sophia Moskalenko, Pastels and Pedophiles: Inside the Mind of QAnon, Redwood Press, 2021  

Edzard Ernst & Kevin Smith, “More Harm Than Good? The Moral Maze of Complimentary and Alternative Medicine” Springer International Publishing, 2018 

Gale M. Sinatra and Barbara K. Hofer, Science Denial: Why It Happens and What To Do About It, Oxford University Press, 2021      

Conspiracy Theories & The People Who Believe Them, edited by Joseph E. Uscinski, Oxford University Press, 2019

Brian Dumaine, Bezonomics, How Amazon Is Changing Our Lives and What the World’s Best Companies Are Learning From It, Scribner, 2020

Dr. Jen Gunter, The Vagina Bible: The vulva and the vagina--separating the myth from the medicine, Random House, 2019

Anna Merlan, Republic of Lies, Metropolitan Books, 2019 

Doug Cantor (editor), Popular  Science: The Big Book of Hacks, Weldon Owen Publishers, 2018 

James E. Alcock, Belief: What It Means To Believe And Why Our Convictions Are So Compelling, Prometheus Books, 2018

Jennifer L. Eberhardt, PhD, Biased: Uncovering The Hidden Prejudices That Shape What We See, Think And Do, Viking Press, 2019

Jason Hanson, Spy Secrets That Can Save Your Life, Penguin– Random House, 2015

Britt Marie Hermes, “An Inside Look at Naturopathic Medicine: A Whistleblower’s Deconstruction of its Core Principles” Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 2018  

Jason Hanson, Survive Like A Spy: Real CIA Operatives Reveal How They Stay Safe In A Dangerous World And How You Can Too, Tarcher / Perigee, 2018

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Geoffrey C. Kabat, Getting Risk Right: Understanding The Science of Elusive Health Risks, Columbia University Press, 2017

Dr. Paul Offit, Pandora’s Lab: Seven Stories of Science Gone Wrong, National Geographic Partners, 2016

Nicholas Kardaras, Ph.D., Glow Kids: How Screen Addiction Is Hijacking Our Kids – And How To Break The Trance, St. Martin’s Press, 2016

Dom Ramsey, Chocolate: Indulge Your Inner Chocoholic, Penguin Random House, 2016

Sara E. Gorman, PHD and Jack M. Gorman, MD, Denying To The Grave: Why We Ignore The Facts That Will Save Us, Oxford University Press, 2017

Oscar Farinetti, How To Eataly: A Guide To Buying, Cooking, and Eating Italian Food, Rizzoli Publishers, 2014

Larry Olmstead, Real Food / Fake Food: Why You Don’t Know What You’re Eating & What You Can Do About It, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2016

Jason Tetro, The Germ Files: The Surprising Ways Microbes Can Improve Your Health and Life (and How to Protect Yourself from the Bad Ones), Doubleday Canada, 2016

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Rob Brotherton, Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories, Bloomsbury Sigma Publishers, 2015

Mark Schatzker, The Dorito Effect: The Surprising New Truth About Food and Flavor, Simon & Schuster, 2015

Jennifer McLagan, Bitter: A Taste of the World's Most Dangerous Flavor, with Recipes, Harper Collins, 2014

Dan Gardner, Risk: The Science and Politics of Fear, McClelland & Stewart, 2008 

Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption, Random House, 2010

Norman Doidge, M.D., The Brain’s Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity, Viking / Penguin, 2015

Timothy Caulfield, Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong about Everything? When Celebrity Culture and Science Clash, Viking Press, 2015 

Guy P. Harrison, 50 Popular Beliefs That People Think Are True, Prometheus Books, 2012 

Mark Edmundson, Why Football Matters: My Education In The Game, Penguin Press, 2014

Martin Lindstrom, Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy, 2011

John Hoffman & Judith A. Salerno, M.D., M.S., The Weight of the Nation: To Win We Have to Lose, 2012

Steven Z. Kussin, M.D., Doctor, Your Patient Will See You Now: Gaining the Upper Hand in Your Medical Care, 2011

Joe Graedon, MS, and Teresa Graedon, PhD, Top Screwups Doctors Make and How to Avoid Them, 2011

James Munton& Jelita Mcleod, The Con: How Scams Work, Why You’re Vulnerable, and How To Protect Yourself, 2011

Pat Huddleston, The Vigilant Investor, 2011

James A. Roberts, Shiny Objects: Why We Spend Money We Don’t Have In Search Of Happiness We Can’t Buy, 2011

Ken Jennings, Because I Said So! The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales & Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids, 2012

Christine Durst and Michael Haaren, Work at Home Now: A No-Nonsense Guide to Finding Your Perfect Home-Based Job, Avoiding Scams, and Making a Great Living, 2009 

David Healy, Pharmageddon, University of California Press, 2012 

Timothy Caulfield, The Cure For Everything! Untangling the Twisted Messages About Health, Fitness, and Happiness. Viking Press, 2012 

Paul A. Offit, M.D. Do you Believe in Magic: The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine, Harper Collins, 2013  

Jennifer Nelson, Airbrushed Nation: The Lure & Loathing of Women’s Magazines, Seal Press, 2012

John J. Ratey, MD, Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain, Little Brown and Company, 2008 

Jeffrey S. Rosenthal, Struck By Lightning: The Curious World of Probabilities,  Harper Collins Publishers, 2005 

David J. Hand, The Improbability Principle, Scientific American / Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2014

Rolf Dobelli, The Art of Thinking Clearly, Harper Collins Publishers, 2013

Diane Swanson, Nibbling On Einstein's Brain, Annick Press,2009