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JAN
18

ND's licensed in Massachusetts. Medical Schools Beat Them to Pseudo-Science.

Last week the Governor of Massachusetts signed into law bill 2335 establishing a Naturopathy Board. As noted by the American Council on Science and Health, Massachusetts is now the 20th state where the legislature has legalized Naturopathic pseudo-scientific harm. As someone who has spent more of my life in Massachusetts than in any other state, be...
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JAN
15

Bill moves Indiana chiropractors closer to goal of primary care physician status

In 2015, the American Chiropractic Association announced "Six Elements of a Modern Chiropractic Practice Act," its ideal version of what chiropractors should be allowed to do under state law.​"Chiropractic Physician" and "Chiropractic Medicine" as the Regulatory Terms of Licensure.Scope of Practice Determined by Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Education...
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JAN
14

Traditional Chinese Pseudo-Medicine: The Lies of Lying Liars

It has long been noted that there is a discrepancy in outcomes of Traditional Chinese Pseudo-Medicine (TCMP) between those studies that have been done in China and those done in the US and Europe.99% of acupunctures studies in China for acupuncture are postive and No trial published in China or Russia/USSR found a test treatment to be ineffective. ...
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JAN
12

Points of Interest 01/11/2017

Cleveland Clinic reevaluating alternative medicine offerings amid uproar over vaccine rantDonald Trump and a major medical clinic have moved vaccine anti-science back into the mainstreamDear Dr. Neides, You Are Not Alone. The anti-vaccine love Dr. Neides.Chiropr Man Therap. 2017 Jan 4;25:1. doi: 10.1186/s12998-016-0133-8. eCollection 2017. A system...
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JAN
11

Cleveland Clinic Needs to Give Dr. Neides a Bonus

There has been a brouhaha over the blog entry of Dr. Daniel Neides.It has been suggested that because of his dangerous and unfounded anti-vaccine rant that he should be fired and the Cleveland Clinic has suggested they are considering "appropriate disciplinary action".His job at the the Cleveland Clinic? Medical Director and Chief Operating Officer...
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