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Trick or Treatment: The Undeniable Facts about Alternative Medicine

by Simon Singh Author and Edzard Ernst Author

Do old wives' tales about cures really tap into ancient wisdom, or does modern science provide the best answers to medical treatment? This book presents a thorough analysis of over thirty popular alternative treatments like acupuncture, homeopathy, chiropractic, and herbal medicines, and examines their benefits and potential dangers. Dive into this detailed exploration of what works and what doesn't, who is ripping you off and how. This scrutinuy of alternitive treatments reasserts the primacy of scientific method for determing public health policy and personal medical practice.

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