A discussion of the statistical crisis in science and a new pair of papers that tries to address some of these issues.
A look at how initial beliefs and data about TMAO may have mislead us about its role in the causal pathway of cardiometabolic diseases and its clinical validity and utility as a biomarker.
An early look at Gelman et als new book, Regression and Other Stories, which is an update to their seminal 2006 book, Data Analysis Using Regression and Multilevel Hierarchical Models.
A discussion of events that transpired in the past year, where a group of surgical researchers promoted calculating post-hoc power using the observed effect size, despite warnings from several statisticians.
A look at the recent JAMA study that found an association between dietary cholesterol and cardiovascular disease incidence along with a look at the current state of research on this question.
A look at a new physiology study that claims that bare contact with the Earth can help recovery and have other physiological benefits.