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Maryland Licenses Naturopathic Doctors

Naturopathic doctors may now be licensed to practice in Maryland. According to Dr. Emily Telfair, president of the Maryland Association of Naturopathic Physicians, "The law will lead to greater access for Marylanders to doctors who emphasize disease prevention, healthy lifestyles, and natural therapies. It will also enable consumers to distinguish between licensed doctors who meet extensive education and training requirements and others who call themselves naturopaths but do not meet the state's rigorous licensing standards." Emily has spoken at our study group meeting in the past.

Press articles about homeopathy from the web

Odisha Homeopathic students' strike enters fourth day
Students of the Biju Patnaik Homeopathic College at Brahmapur in Odisha’s Ganjam district continued with their strike demanding filling up of vacant teaching and non-teaching posts in the college. The students strike entered its fourth day today. Striking students have however, rejected government’s decision to fill up vacant posts through contractual appointments.
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American doctor proffers technology cure for Ebola
American doctor, Dr. Bill Gray MD claims he has technological remedy to help people infected with Ebola Virus recover through the use of his Homeopathy eRemedy.
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Whole Foods Slapped With $5M Homeopathy Class Action
Whole Foods Market Inc. was hit with a $5 million putative class action Thursday in Florida federal court for allegedly misleading hundreds of thousands of purchasers into believing their products effectively treat the flu as well as coughing and other symptoms in adults and children
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Clinical Trials of Homeopathy 'Essentially Test Whether Magic Works', Experts Say
Clinical trials of alternative medicines, such as homeopathy and Reiki, are essentially testing if magic works, experts have said. Writing in the Cell Press journal Trends in Molecular Medicine, David Gorski of Wayne State University School of Medicine and Steven Novella of Yale University call for an end to clinical trials of these treatments. The authors are both editors for Science-Based Medicine, a platform dedicated to exploring the relationship between science and medicine.
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Common sense doesn't support homeopathic medicine
Despite spurious evidence, homeopathic medicines remain popular. I find that many people who use homeopathic products do not fully understand what they are actually buying. Homeopathic products are totally different than the traditional allopathic medicines prescribed by most physicians.
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Six complaints to the council over homeopathic remedies or services
The Royal Borough has received six complaints since the start of January 2012 about homeopathic remedies or services. The complaints were for overcharging and misleading advertising.
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Homeopathy Q&A held at beHealthy Institute
The scheduled time will be a QA with Arup Bhattacharya PhD. He completed his bachelor's of science degree in microbiology and master's in science in biophysics from the University of Bombay. At Roswell Park Cancer Institute under the State University of New York at Buffalo he received his doctorate. After receiving his master's degree in psychology from Annamalai University, he studied homeopathy at the British Institute of Homeopathy and at the International Academy of Classical Homeopathy. From 1992 until 1999, he was director and the main spirit behind the Centre for Homoeopathic Cure in Dombivili, near Mumbai in India. He resides in Buffalo and teaches and practices classical homeopathy.
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Homeopathy treatment works for pet dogs
For many years we have been treating Distemper in dogs with homeopathy and it works. Allopathy does not. We give the standard immunoglobin injections, the antibiotics and then we pray!
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Yes, a website published a 'homeopathic treatment for Ebola' article
So, in terms of what could be most unhelpful at this stage, the Natural News website has surpassed even the Daily Mirror by publishing a blog entitled "Treating Ebola with Homeopathy" story now taken offline. It includes advice on how to "make your own Ebola remedy". Under no circumstances should anyone attempt this.
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