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Censorship: How the medical journals deny academic freedom by Miguel A. Faria, MD

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Article Type: 
Article
Published Date: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017

Science requires an ambient of academic freedom that entails the free exchange of ideas, ideas that can be tested in the laboratory and eventually rejected or accepted by the rigorous scientific method. But how can dissenters be heard when medical journals have established a monolithic wall of censorship, excluding ideas different from those espoused by the smug leaders of “organized medicine” and the medical editors appointed as the guardians of truth? Difference of opinions and the freedom to express them are essential to intellectual discourse.

In Search of the Fountain of Youth

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Journal of the Medical Association of Georgia
Article Type: 
Editorial
Published Date: 
Sunday, February 5, 1995

I don’t want to achieve immortality through my work.
I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

Woody Allen