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Health Action Network Society (HANS)
A membership-based consumer health organization; information resource centre on alternative health since 1982. Information collected and disseminated is in the realm of self-care, alternative medicine...
Acupuncture, Magic, and Make-Believe
Ulett, George A.
Traditional Chinese acupuncture is an archaic procedure of inserting needles through the skin over imaginary channels in accord with rules developed from pre-scientific superstition and numerological ...
Why Bogus Therapies Seem to Work
At least ten kinds of errors and biases can convince intelligent, honest people
At least ten kinds of errors and biases can convince intelligent, honest people that cures have been achieved when they have not.
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Purpose is to combat health-related frauds, myths, fads, and fallacies. Its primary focus is on quackery-related information that is difficult or impossible to get elsewhere. Includes links to other i...