In his latest book, Bad Faith, Dr. Paul Offit explores the world of parents who trust God to heal their sick children — to the point where they don’t bother taking their kids to a doctor — even when the consequences can be fatal.
The University of Michigan made the stunning announcement this past week that the “near-death” experiences so many people have isn’t really Jesus calling us home. It’s our brain trying to kill us:
Prime Minister Tony Abbott (below) says he plans to close the loophole that allows anti-vaccination parents to receive child care subsidies from the government. Considering Abbott’s reputation for being anti-science and pro-religion, this is a surprising (but welcome) move.