Homeopaths under fire over tropical treatments

日期:2019-03-02 09:07:03 作者:步夫井 阅读:

HOMEOPATHS have come under fire for selling treatments for malaria and other tropical diseases over the internet. Tropical disease specialists say the practice, though not illegal, is irresponsible, because clients who buy the medicines mistakenly think they are protected from disease and are likely to take more risks than if they had no treatment at all. The trade was exposed by an investigation by London-based charitable trust Sense About Science, which promotes good science. “If you’re providing homeopathic remedies for hay fever or headaches, that’s one thing, but this is life or death,” says Simon Singh,