MORE ABOUT EVIDENCE

MORE ABOUT EVIDENCE

We are repeatedly reminded by politicians that their decisions are dictated by “the science” which is often shorthand for “this is how we have used science to justify what we are about to do”. As John Barry said “When you mix politics and...
EVIDENCE & HOW TO INTERPRET IT

EVIDENCE & HOW TO INTERPRET IT

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd. Bertrand Russell Why evidence? For the next few months I will be discussing the effects of exercise on a number of conditions and diseases – mainly those which...