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GCC under pressure over subluxations..

August 30, 2010

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On 18 Aug 2010 the GCC held a meeting where they discussed a revision to their chiropractic vertebral subluxation (VSC) guidance issued earlier in May this year. Following the meeting the GCC have decided to change the wording of their subluxation guidance and as the initial statement was made in response to questions I raised, […]

CranioSacral: It’s about more than the evidence..

August 29, 2010

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When people actually take time to look at alternative therapies like CranioSacral Therapy (CST), the first thing that is questioned is usually the evidence to support the many wide and varied claims that alt-med therapists make.  Whilst evidence for the efficacy of a treatment is a hugely important factor, it is not the only thing […]

Chiropractic: Those lingering colic claims..

August 24, 2010

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Given the amount of bad publicity the UK chiropractic profession has been through in the past couple of years and continues to bring upon itself, you would think most of them would have taken the hint to remove claims for conditions like colic & asthma from their websites. There was the very public, very costly […]

Homeopathy for Cancer & STD’s!

August 23, 2010

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Sadly there are people who think homeopathy is a safe and effective form of ‘natural or herbal medicine’.  If you are one of those people I urge you to visit the 1023 website at www.1023.org.uk and read the sections that explain what homeopathy is, what it is not and the harm it can do. It […]