Points of Interest 10/04/2016

Points of Interest 10/04/2016

Eur J Neurol. 2016 Oct 2. doi: 10.1111/ene.13166. Chiropractic spinal manipulative therapy for migraine: a three-armed, single-blinded, placebo, randomized controlled trial.. "It is possible to conduct a manual-therapy RCT with concealed placebo. The effect of CSMT observed in our study is probably due to a placebo response."

Pharmacists defend selling vitamins and supplements. "In defending the right of pharmacy owners to stock and sell such products, the guild is at odds with the Australian Medical Association, which maintains pharmacists should not be "distracted by retail imperatives, including the sale of comple­mentary medicines that have no basis in evidence."

Another UK NHS area ends homeopathy funding

Bristol And London Are Now The Only Two Places You Can Get Homeopathy On The NHS. So is the homeopathy getting more powerful? Yep. Obvious joke.

Points of Interest 10/05/2016
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