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Double Strike for the Pie Man

The Pie Man has been alerted to an article in the American Journal of Medicine by the erstwhile Edzard Ernst and Michael Baum, stomach his co-signee of the notorious letter (inappropriately written on NHS note paper) to Patient Care Trusts (PCTs) all over the UK. In the letter – as you can see – they [...]

By |2009-11-10T15:24:31+00:00November 10th, 2009|The Pie Man Strikes!|6 Comments

Brilliant Speech by Prince Charles: Future King shows the limitations of mechanistic and reductionist thinking.

In what was surely the speech of his life, Facing the Future,  (The Richard Dimbleby Memorial Lecture broadcast on BBC last night - you can still hear it here, Prince Charles made an impassioned appeal for a new way of viewing the present world crisis with special regard to the environment. Rather than condescendingly lecturing [...]

By |2009-07-09T11:43:27+01:00July 9th, 2009|Current Affairs, Homeopathy|13 Comments

The Debate at Guy’s Hospital

DEBATE AT GUY’S HOSPITAL Tues 29/4/09 Motion: ‘This house believes that complementary and alternative therapies do more harm than good.’ Before the debate              After the debate FOR:                       27                           36 AGAINST:                116                        109 ABSTENTIONS:        18                           11 The debate was […]

By |2009-04-29T18:19:48+01:00April 29th, 2009|Homeopathy|2 Comments