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    The MP, the ASA and the Case of Alyssa Burns-Hill

    Dr Alyssa Burns-Hill has advertised her medical services as “Harley Street Hormone Health”. With the Harley Street address and the title ‘Dr’ you might be forgiven for thinking that Alyssa Burns-Hill is a medically trained doctor. She is not. But she describes herself as a ‘practitioner of health in its broadest sense’, although not so broad as to be an actual qualified medical doctor. Using the title ‘Dr’ is not protected in the UK. Its usage is usually associated with medical doctors or those who have obtained a PhD. The public is then not able to easily know what the ‘Dr’ means [read more...]
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John Wesley and The Origins of the Natural Health Movement

by Andy Lewis in featured 38

Examine the discourse of any alternative medicine and you will encounter a surprisingly homogenous set of themes: that their methods are natural, simple, available to all, and are based on ancient and traditional knowledge. Cures for disease are freely available from nature and we do not need the intermediation of [read more...]
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Charles Darwin and Homeopathy

by Andy Lewis in featured 76

The Internet is a wonderful thing. It allows you check stuff, like the claims of quacks, in a way that was not possible just a few years ago. This blog entry would have taken many months of library work and correspondence without the web and some of its amazing content, [read more...]

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