The End of Homeopathy?
Although this week is Homeopathy Awareness Week, Edzard Ernst at The Guardian finds the medical practice more threatened than ever as scientific establishments attack its medicinal claims. "Last month, the British Medical Association described homeopathy as 'witchcraft' and called for an end to all funding on the NHS. A streak of bad luck? Not really. Homeopathy's fortunes have been crumbling for quite some time. The evidence to suggest that it has effects beyond those of a placebo has become less and less convincing. In 2005, The Lancet even pronounced 'the end of homeopathy'."