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Medicine, Homeopathy and Vaccination

The national newspapers today are both unanimous and venomous in attacking homeopathy. Most articles conflated (in my opinion deliberately) two separate issues: The extremely damaging effects (to both individuals and society in general) of homeopaths dissuading parents from having their children receive the normal vaccinations universally recommended by all health authorities. Homeopathy is apparently no [...]

By | 2019-10-28T11:48:57+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Current Affairs, Homeopathy|Comments Off on Medicine, Homeopathy and Vaccination

Sceptics, skeptics, Homeopathy and ‘soft targets’

An article in the latest edition of that very non-treehugging journal Scientfic American by a self-confessed skeptic (spelled with a 'k' because he's American and with an 's' very deliberately in lower case for reasons he makes clear), John Horgan, shows how self-styled 'sceptics' specifically attack 'soft targets' such as homeopathy (which he mentions specifically) while [...]

By | 2016-05-18T14:36:33+00:00 May 18th, 2016|Current Affairs, Homeopathy|Comments Off on Sceptics, skeptics, Homeopathy and ‘soft targets’

New Government even more pro Homeopathy!

The Prime Minister has given the job of Secretary of State for Health to Jeremy Hunt.  Health ministers (one rung lower than health secretary) Mike O’Brien (Labour) and Ann Milton (Coalition) have endorsed the British public’s right to NHS homeopathy. Mr Hunt goes further. Not only does he uphold the right of the taxpayer to [...]

By | 2012-09-05T16:53:04+00:00 September 5th, 2012|Homeopathy|83 Comments