Tagged: Homeopathy Awareness Week

Homeopathy Awareness Week: how do you approve a course for something known not to work? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Apr 15, 2014

Homeopathy[1] uses solutions diluted until the active ingredients are no longer present—water basically[2]—to treat illnesses.[3] The premise of homeopathy is so absurd, it opens itself to parody.[4] More seriously, homeopathy has been examined and found to be ineffective with several formal reports saying so. Fellow blogger Siouxsie mentions one such report from the … Read More

Homeopathy Awareness Week - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Apr 14, 2014

April 10th-16th is World Homeopathy Awareness week, organised by the World Homeopathy Awareness Organisation. April 10th is the birthday of the originator of homeopathy, Samuel Hahnemann. In case you need reminding what homeopathy is, it is based on Hahnemann’s bizarre doctrine that substances which cause disease symptoms in healthy people will cure similar symptoms in sick … Read More