Kondro, Wayne
April 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/6/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 6, pE265
Academic Journal
The article offers news brief related to health. U.S. President Barack Obama proposed a compromise plan that will authorize the U.S. government to control the health insurance industry. The British Parliament's Science and Technology Committee cite that National Health Service must stop funding the homeopathy treatment for its placebo effect. Meanwhile, Health Canada warned the consumers to stop using 65 bodybuilding products, which may contain anabolic steroids, sold in Bodybuilding.com.


Related Articles

  • NHS funding: Get your MP on board.  // Health & Homeopathy;May2010, p5 

    The article focuses on the publication of a British House of Commons Science and Technology Committee report calling for an end to National Health Service funding for homeopathy. Comments by Faculty of Homeopathy President Sara Eames regarding the report's disregard of homeopathic hospital...

  • Unethical aspects of homeopathic dentistry. Shaw, D. // British Dental Journal;11/27/2010, Vol. 209 Issue 10, p493 

    In the last year there has been a great deal of public debate about homeopathy, the system of alternative medicine whose main principles are that like cures like and that potency increases relative to dilution. The House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology concluded in November...

  • Independent Nurse: MPs call for end to NHS homeopathy.  // GP: General Practitioner;3/5/2010, p11 

    The article reports that according to the House of Commons science and technology committee in Great Britain, the National Health Service (NHS) should not provide financial support to homeopathy as the committee did not find any evidence of efficacy. It says that the Medicines and Healthcare...

  • EDITORIAL. Sumner, Cristal // Health & Homeopathy;Jan2010, p4 

    The author discuses the investigation by the British Commons Science and Technology Select Committee into the scientific basis underlying government policy towards homeopathy. The author discusses papers given by members of the British Homeopathic Association in support of homeopathy. She...

  • Select committee told: there is evidence for homeopathy.  // Health & Homeopathy;Jan2010, p5 

    The author focuses on oral submissions by the British Homeopathic Association (BHA) to the House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee. The article mentions BHA member Robert Mathie's report to the committee of evidence of homeopathy's benefit. Clinical Director of the Royal London...

  • EDITORIAL. Sumner, Cristal // Health & Homeopathy;May2010, p4 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the publication of a British House of Commons Science and Technology Committee report calling for homeopathy to be abolished in the National Health Service.

  • UK NHS spending on homoeopathy considered wasteful.  // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;3/6/2010, Issue 598, p10 

    The article discusses a report by the British House of Commons Science and Technology Committee which found that public money is wasted when used for homeopathy.

  • Something in the water. Brooks, Michael // New Statesman;2/22/2013, Vol. 142 Issue 5146, p16 

    The author questions the fitness of British politician David Tredinnick to serve on the science and technology select committee of the British House of Commons. He notes that Tredinnick is a proponent of homeopathy, which he says research has shown is no better than a placebo. He also cites...

  • Homeopathy Costs Us All. HARVEY, KEN // Australasian Science;Jun2010, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p38 

    The article discusses issues related to homeopathy. Homeopathy was introduced by a German doctor named Samuel Hahnemann who believed on the principle that an illness was caused by the human body's inability to cure itself. The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee in Great Britain...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics