Historical context The concept of "like cures like" may have been suggested by Hippocrates around BC, when he prescribed a small dose of mandrake root to treat mania, knowing it produces mania in much larger doses. The term "homeopathy" was coined by Hahnemann and first appeared in print in
Expecting any naturopathic regulatory board to investigate quackery in naturopathy is the proverbial fox guarding the henhouse. Today is a holiday in the US, and your humble managing editor spent much of it working on a grant, a book chapter, and, all day yesterday in Toledo on family business.
I do, however, have a post that some of you might have seen before and many probably have not from my not-so-secret other blog, modified and repurposed for SBM. I personally have discussed many incidents of naturopathic quackery that are, as much as naturopaths deny it, well within the accepted practice of naturopaths.
This latter incident, in particular, resulted not in naturopaths in California trying to clean up their acts but rather in their circling the wagons to defend their profession. Yes, I know that there are a few who are not although I point out that even some of those, when tweaked, reveal antivaccine tendenciesbut they are vastly outnumbered by the majority who range from moderately antivaccine to rabidly antivaccine.
So, when several people Tweeted this story at me, I took interest. The College of Naturopathic Physicians is investigating a complaint launched against three B. The idea is largely based on the unscientific claim that Autism is caused primarily by vaccines.
Who are the three naturopaths?
Another news story reveals their names: Where have we heard that name before? Oh, yes, I remember. She also uses a homeopathic remedy supposedly derived from gonorrhea.
First, for those not familiar with homeopathy, I do need to do a little primer again. Homeopaths are impervious to reason.
It also involves the belief that vaccines are the cause of autism, which they are not. Smits discovered in his practice with over cases the foundation of CEASE therapy and came to his hypothisis [sic] of what causes autism.
With isotherapy see belowa form of homeopathy using the causative substances themselves in homeopathic preparation, the toxic imprints can be erased. The treatment of autistic children and even adults has matured through cases over the last three years and is called CEASE Therapy, which stands for Complete Elimination of Autistic Spectrum Expression.
Step by step all asumed [sic] causative factors vaccines, regular medication, environmental toxic exposures, effects of illness, etc.
Currently we use the 30C, C, 1M and 10M potencies to clear out the energetic field of the patient from the imprint of toxic substances or diseases.Hoenemeyer T, Kaptchuk TJ, Mehat T, Fontaine KR.
Open-label placebo treatment for cancer-related fatigue: A randomized-controlled clinical trial. The problem with Attitude 2 is that once you dismiss what the patient has told you directly about his mental state, you have to deduce what his mental state actually is based on fairly slim evidence, when there are multiple choices, some of which are correct, and others wrong.
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