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Journal of Medical Internet Research
How Feedback Biases Give Ineffective Medical Treatments a Good Reputation
Micheal de Barra, PhD Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution Wallenberg Laboratory Stockholm, WC1E 7HT Sweden Phone: 46 7531327690 Fax: 46 7531327690 Email: Background: Medical treatments with no direct effect or that cause harm are common across cultures and throughout history.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Crowdsourcing helps produce fairy-tale wedding for woman stricken with cancer
Megan Wolfe stood at the front of the room in her long, beaded white wedding gown and glanced at the flowers, flickering tea lights, and the crowd gathered around her.
Experts denounce clinical trials of unscientific, 'alternative' medicines
Experts writing in the Cell Press journal Trends in Molecular Medicine on August 20th call for an end to clinical trials of "highly implausible treatments" such as homeopathy and reiki.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Class Certified in Homeopathic Products Case
The plaintiffs' theory of harm drove a recent decision from the Central District of California certifying a nationwide class of purchasers of ten homeopathic products.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Nutra Pharma Corp - 10-Q/a - Management's Discussion and Analysis of...
Introduction Our business during the second quarter of 2014 has focused upon marketing our homeopathic drugs for the treatment of pain: Nyloxin Nyloxin Extra Strength .
The 3 Dumbest Things About Whole Foods Market
I have a love-hate relationship with Whole Foods Market . On the one hand, I love their fresh produce, their baked goods, and many other food choices there.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Over 10,000 quack doctors in Sri Lanka, the doctor's union finds
Aug 17, Colombo: There are over 10,000 quack doctors in Sri Lanka practicing western medicine without qualifications, the trade union of government doctors Government Medical Officers' Association has found.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Homeopathic and Herbal Remedy Sales Reach $6.4 Billion
Despite eighty-degree temps making their first appearance across the Midwest this week, many consumers are still in the throes of cold and flu aliments.
New Market Research Report: Regina Maria - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile
The company provides services for prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Regina's services include laboratory services, medical imaging solutions, hospital services, maternity, stem cells and pediatrics services.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
PuraMed BioScience Completes the First Production of MigraPureA Gel
PuraMed BioScience , Inc., , a researcher, developer, and marketer of over-the-counter medicinal and healthcare products, announced today that the company has completed its first batch of its patented, sublingual MigraPure gel containing feverfew and ginger with an enhanced flavor.
Savvier consumers continue to drive demand for natural cosmetics
George Korres, founder of leading global natural cosmetics brand Korres, believes that the driving force for natural cosmetics is and will continue to be an increasingly knowledgeable consumer.
Natural Holistic Health
Glossary of Definitions
Decoction an extract made by putting the parts of a healing plant into water and bringing it to a boil, then cooled and strained for medicinal use Homeopathy a system of medicine that stresses the administration of minute doses that would produce symptoms of the disease in healthy persons; it is based on the system belief that "like cures like" ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Itonis Pharmaceuticals Announces First Emesyl(R) Manufacturer Production Release Date
Itonis is very excited to announce that the procurement of raw materials for its first production run of Emesyl is over 90% complete according to its manufacturer, Oasis Health Products.
Homeopathic 'Ebola Cure' Blog Post Sparks Outrage As Death Toll Soars From Misinformation
Some blogger, reportedly from Norway, has taken irresponsible behavior to a frightening extreme by posting a homeopathic "cure" to Ebola that would more likely lead to a quicker, more certain death.
PTSD: Healing and Recovery Part 2
You walk into a room to get your key, a sound is heard in the distance and suddenly your heart starts racing, your breathing is rapid and terror runs through your body.
Natural treatments for weight loss
In last week's column we investigated the most important nutritional supplements for optimal weight loss and body composition.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Grape fast for cancer, weight loss or detox
A grape fast for cancer , weight loss or detox is a common homeopathic method. It involves eating nothing but grapes and drinking nothing but water or grape juice for several days at a time.
Africa: 'Cures' Offered to Date for Ebola Simply Hoaxes
Will bathing in hot water and salt save you from Ebola? Or eating kola nuts? Perhaps a homeopathic solution concocted from rattlesnake venom? These 'cures' are exploitative hoaxes.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Hudson Reporter
Honey do Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
Antonio Quinlan didn't get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Friday Fun: McAfee unveils first homeopathic antivirus software
"Our customers are increasingly demanding Anti-Virus software that has no discernible effect on the performance of their laptops and other devices" commented McAfee spokesman Mike Townes.