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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

Homeopathy to have insurance cover
Homeopathy, which is largely seen as an alternative method of treatment, is now being covered by at least six major insurance providers. At the moment insurance providers such as Oman Insurance, BUPA, NexCare and Emity cover homeopathic treatment.
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Siouxland Homeopathic and Holistic Health Fair
The sounds, smells, touch, and art of healing filled the Stoney Creek Rivers Bend Convention Center as the first annual Homeopathic and Holistic Health Fair resonated within Sioux City this Saturday. Around 300 people felt the vibration of the best complementary and alternative health care the area has to offer.
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Homeopath fires back at the ACCC after Federal Court decision on vaccination articles
Online homeopathy store Homeopathy Plus! has accused the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission of "moving the goalposts" after the Federal Court found the company and its director, Frances Sheffield, engaged in misleading conduct.
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Top scientist claims he lost his job because Prince Charles wanted to 'silence' him
A top academic claims that his career was ended after he publicly clashed with Prince Charles over the issue of alternative medicine. Prof Edzard Enrst believes that he was 'treated like dirt' after the Prince of Wales tried to 'silence' him. His new book, A Scientist in Wonderland, features the royal row and how it contributed to the loss of his job at the University of Exeter
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Dog 'calming' medicine contains 13% alcohol
Hundreds of people have signed an online petition for Petco to remove a dog calming medicine that contains 13% alcohol. Good Dog, by Pet Organics, claims to be a homeopathic way to calm down unruly dogs.
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AIDS still a very real problem: HIV discoverer
My own work is not directly related to homeopathy, but we found a technology that helps detect latent infections by using high dilutions. We proved that we may get rid of the virus but that it may stay in our body in a latent form through the technology of electtromagnetic waves and bacterial dna. I was researching on this subject for the past ten years including the research in Jiatong University at Shanghai in China. The work has appeared in peer reviewed research papers. We are trying to expand the theory of water memory for medical applications.
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Should alternative medicines have their government rebate cut?
More Australians are turning to alternative medicines and natural therapies but after a review found no proof that 17 of them work, there are calls to cut the government rebate for them.
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