Soundwaves to Cure Ebola! Really?

A California physician faces the revocation of his medical license for selling $5 MP3 files that he claims can cure Ebola, malaria, and a many other infections. These 13-second "eRemedy" recordings are made by placing vials of homeopathic remedies in electrified wire coils and recording the emitted sounds. He even claims to have cured Ebola via a cellphone.…

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Homeopathic Claims Now Being Regulated

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is now requiring the makers of homeopathic "drugs" present reliable scientific evidence of efficacy in order to sell them in the U.S. market. This will be difficult since homeopathy is a pseudoscience. The most exhaustive review of the evidence for homeopathy was done by the Australian government where they concluded it…

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Does Homeopathy Hold Water?

Homeopathy claims very dilute doses of substances retain a "memory" of the original substance and trigger a healing response. This alternative modality of treatment was thoroughly reviewed by the National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia). After analyzing 225 controlled studies and 1800 published papers they concluded homeopathy is not an effective method to treat any medical condition, and…

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