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Posted in Peer Support

What does science say about the value of peer support?

http://bit.ly/2kON8RP Much evidence supports that peer support is a critical and effective strategy for ongoing health care and sustained behavior change for people with chronic…

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Posted in Science Sexual Abuse

Junk science and diminishing survivor experience

“I watched all the hearings that took place last week and was just floored at the number of people who offered that as an explanation,”…

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Science – seeking truth

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Anti-vaccination billboard like terrorism

Immunologist bewildered by anti vaccination group's actions https://t.co/OhyljHQaNM — Karen Brown (@RNZhealth) October 2, 2018 An immunologist is bewildered by the actions of an anti-vaccination…

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Posted in Science

Science not intuition needed

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12127814 If Little were to change the law to make bail easier, sentencing smarter and parole more obtainable, then it would put to the test…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Emotion is not based on sound science

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/103375270/can-christchurch-prevent-permanent-chlorination-after-havelock-north-epidemic But Rabbitts argues that Havelock North has taught us much more about the potential risks to water supplies and that for Christchurch to somehow…

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Posted in Science Video

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Posted in Psychology

#Psychology #Ignore #Deniers #Climate #Science #Trump #Self-interest

http://www.stuff.co.nz/science/93310922/the-psychology-of-climate-change-denial-why-sceptics-refuse-to-believe-the-science Some sceptics will never be convinced – and the scientists say they may be best ignored. “There are the extreme views where nothing you…

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Posted in Politics Science

Should unvaccinated children be kept out of childcare ?

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/health/2017/03/childcare-ban-for-unvaccinated-kids-worth-considering.html Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he wants unvaccinated children to be banned from childcare centres, and is pushing state and territory leaders to…

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How Finland Treats Alcohol Addiction

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/04/the-irrationality-of-alcoholics-anonymous/386255/ For a glimpse of how treatment works elsewhere, I traveled to Finland, a country that shares with the United States a history of prohibition…

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