The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council are lobbying for a lower bar of evidence for claims made in advertising by the members. How is this consistent with their remit of protecting the public?
Updated: 2013-09-26 Views: 9359
The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) are running a consultation on their code of conduct. Here are my responses.
Updated: 2013-07-15 Views: 8164
Jeremy Hunt MP Update - Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is one of those who signed an early-day motion supporting spending NHS money on homeopathic hospitals. Does he really support paying NHS money for water?
Updated: 2012-09-04 Views: 28405
A recent paper on Reiki purports to show effectiveness in heart attack patients. Let us delve deeper and see whether it lives up to its billing.
Updated: 2012-07-01 Views: 6725
Another interesting article on homeopathy, but with tantalising holes in the protocol. (Now updated twice with response from the authors.)
Updated: 2010-07-19 Views: 6904
David Tredinnick is pushing for "integrated healthcare", where some treatments are allowed to circumvent safety regulation. What would happen if this idea spreads? Welcome... to the Integrated Restaurant.
Updated: 2010-06-02 Views: 5459
On 13 April 2010, I managed to attend the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council's Board Meeting. This is my record of the meeting.
Updated: 2010-04-19 Views: 7125
The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council has a clearly defined code of conduct and complaints procedure. What happens when they are tested?
Updated: 2010-04-02 Views: 5448
Pigs, a spray with nothing much in it, some statistics, and a headache for skeptics.
Updated: 2010-01-24 Views: 8048
Mike Adams, the "Heath Ranger", writes about what Skeptics believe. I've been wondering about that, being a skeptic myself, and I'm glad someone was around to clarify my beliefs for me. Because I sure wouldn't have noticed them on my own.
Updated: 2010-01-24 Views: 5785