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Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Offers a four-year, full-time professional program in naturopathic medicine. CCNM educates, develops and trains naturopathic doctors (NDs) through excellence in health education, clinical services and research that integrate mind,...

News Releases

New Journal of Natural Medicine Launched This June, Promotes Natural Therapies
2009-06-10
The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
The field of natural medicine attained a new voice this month with the launch of the International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine (IntJNM), a first of its kind, peer-reviewed journal that serves as ...
Sources welcomes Holistic Health Research Foundation of Canada
2009-01-22
Holistic Health Research Foundation of Canada
Holistic Health Research Foundation of Canada is a a national charitable organization dedicated to funding research, public and health professional education in complementary and alternative medicine....

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Acupuncture, Magic, and Make-Believe
Ulett, George A.
Article
2003
Skeptical Inquirer
Traditional Chinese acupuncture is an archaic procedure of inserting needles through the skin over imaginary channels in accord with rules developed from pre-scientific superstition and numerological ...
Alternative medicine
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Alternative medicine is any practice that is put forward as having the healing effects of medicine but is not based on evidence gathered using the scientific method. It consists of a wide range of hea...
Magical Thinking in Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Phillips, Stevens Jr.
Article
2001
Skeptical Inquirer
Homeopathy and other popular therapies demonstrate ancient and universal principles of magical thinking, which some recent research suggests are fundamental to human cognition, even rooted in neurobio...
Medicine Wars Will Alternative and Mainstream Medicine Ever Be Friends
Seidman, Barry F.
Article
2001
Skeptical Inquirer
In the wake of dozens of new and complementary medicines flooding both the marketplace and some hospitals, which path will medicine take?
The Skeptic's Dictionary
Website
A Collection of Strange Beliefs, Amusing Deceptions, and Dangerous Delusions.
Why Bogus Therapies Seem to Work
At least ten kinds of errors and biases can convince intelligent, honest people
Beyerstein, Barry
Article
1997
Skeptical Inquirer
At least ten kinds of errors and biases can convince intelligent, honest people that cures have been achieved when they have not.

Sources Bookshelf

Medical Crisis
Secrets Your Doctor Won't Share With You
Martin. Dr. Anthony W.
Book


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