Tag : complementary medicine
Dr Martin Brunet
Time to reclaim ‘holistic’ care Subscription
Prince Charles believes medicine should not be so ‘literal’ in its approach, but Margaret isn’t convinced
It’s true that science may never give us a complete picture of the world, but it’s a lot better than the alternative.
Are you a NICE doctor, or a fan of the alternative? Subscription
Recently I had a minor tiff with my fiancée, who is not a medic, about reflexology. My opinion of the "therapy" is that it was total bunkum, and as there is no proven evidence base for it. Of course, as expected, this statement did not help matters.
Herbal medicine during pregnancy Subscription
As soon as a woman finds out she is expecting, she thinks twice about taking ‘dangerous chemical drugs’. This cautious attitude is, of course, laudable but it also makes pregnant women easy victims for the ‘natural’ supplements industry.