Tagged: Shaun Holt

Press Complaints Commission upholds homeopaths complaint - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Apr 16, 2013

Tauranga homeopath Clive Stuart has had part of his complaint against an article on homeopathy (Homeopathy – Trick or Treatment?) published in the July 2012 edition of North & South, upheld by the Press Complaints Commission (PCC)*. While the PCC did not agree with his complaint that balance needed to be numerically equivalent (there were quotes from two … Read More

Shaun Holt on iridologist Ruth Nelson's treatment of cancer patient Yvonne Maine - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Sep 06, 2012

Wellington professor of medicine, Shaun Holt, recently spoke to Radio Live about the Health and Disability’s Commissioner’s report into iridologist Ruth Nelson’s treatment of cancer patient Yvonne Maine: [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gT1XQ4csDm0[/embed] One of the topic he raises is what might be done to avoid these cases from arising. Dr. Swee Tan, the surgeon who treated … Read More

The Ethics of Homeopathy - MacDoctor

Jim McVeagh Apr 22, 2011

Dr Shaun Holt is no stranger to controversy, having last year laid into the Chiropractors. Now he, along with a number of other researchers, have written a letter to the New Zealand Medical Journal saying: Practicing homeopathy or endorsing it by referring patients is not consistent with the ethical or regulatory requirements of practising medicine [...] Related posts: … Read More