Category Archives: Pseudoscience

Fact Checking a Perlmutter Interview

Nutritional pseudoscience predominates in part because it is too easy for self-proclaimed experts to get away with saying anything they want without producing evidence. Such is the case for "Grain Brain" and "Brain Maker" author Dr. David Perlmutter, who claims - to paraphrase - that grains cause such wide-ranging diseases as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, ADHD, autism, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, and cancer, to name just a few. Perlmutter has a long history with pseudoscience- detailed in this Read more [...]