by Brian Dunning · · · · 593 subscribers

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers ( can access the full archive, all ad-free.

Some New Agers believe that you can heal virtually any ailment simply by taking off your shoes.


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