‘Wi-fi refugees’ shelter in West Virginia mountains

BBC News – ‘Wi-fi refugees’ shelter in West Virginia mountains. There are five billion mobile phone subscriptions worldwide and advances in wireless technology make it increasingly difficult to escape the influence of mobile devices. But while most Americans seem to embrace continuous connectivity, some believe it’s making them physically ill.

Doctors slam alternative medicine proposal

Doctors slam alternative medicine proposal – Toronto – CBC News. The British Columbia Medical Association said the draft policy requires “major changes” to reflect that the “products, interventions, diagnostic techniques and assessments of alternative medicine are not generally accepted by the scientific community and that “ethical challenges” arise when physicians form professional affiliations with alternative…

Chiropractors Lash Out in Massive Campaign Against Accrediting Agency

Foundation for Vertebral Subluxation: Chiropractors Lash Out in Massive Campaign Against Accrediting Agency. This article describes that the Council on Chiropractic Education, that has an unusual degree of control over licensing chiropractic, is accused of trying to remake the practice into something more akin to modern medicine – by adding drugs and surgery and eliminating…

Syfy’s New Reality Series ‘Paranormal Witness’ Scares Up 1.26 Million Total Viewers

Syfy’s New Reality Series ‘Paranormal Witness’ Scares Up 1.26 Million Total Viewers During Wednesday, September 7 Debut – Ratings | TVbytheNumbers. Syfy’s new reality series Paranormal Witness uncovered 1.26 million total viewers, 716,000 Adults 18-49 and 726,000 Adults 25-54, while averaging a 1.0 HH rating during its debut on Wednesday, September 7 from 10-11PM (ET/PT).

Jose Alvarez of “Carlos” fame accused of ID theft

Celebrated Plantation artist Jose Alvarez accused of ID theft – Sun Sentinel. Alvarez first began performing to international audiences in the late 1980s as “Carlos,” channeling the spirit of an ancient seer in contact with other worlds. It was an elaborate hoax carried out as performance art. Alvarez’s transformation into “Carlos” was part of [James]…