Tagged: Chiropractic

Chiropractic libel suit snagged by its own ruling body? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Mar 06, 2010

The UK’s ruling body for chiropractors, the General Chiropractic Council (GCC), has declared the same claims that the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) have charged science writer Simon Singh as falsely claiming as ’bogus’ are contrary to evidence. Or, some would say, actually bogus. According to the GCC’s ’What is the GCC’ page, ’it is a … Read More

The End of Chiropractic? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Dec 12, 2009

Science-based Medicine reviews a research paper in a chiropractic journal showing that a key chiropractic claim–treatment of subluxation–has no merit. What's new is this includes chiropractors rejecting this central claim of chiropractic treatment. Progress, perhaps? Some of you will know that I have previously written about a local chiropractor's claims in advertisements. Read More

Broadcasting Substandards - MacDoctor

Jim McVeagh Sep 23, 2009

I have just read on Dr Shaun Holt’s site that the Broadcasting Standards Authority has upheld a complaint against TVNZ about Shaun’s appearance on the Breakfast Show, discussing Chiropractors. To say the least, I am appalled. It is completely unconscionable that two lawyers and two journalists have called into question his medical expertise, without even [...] … Read More

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